Stand Up, Keep Fighting (Paul Wellstone: A Reminiscence/Stand Up, Keep Fighting)

“The future will not belong to those who sit on the sidelines. The future will not belong to the cynics. The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” -Paul Wellstone

Preface: I volunteered on Senator Paul Wellstone’s last Senate campaign. On the most recent anniversary of the plane crash that killed him, his wife and daughter, three staff members, and two pilots, I started writing up my thoughts and memories, but the sort-of-writers’-block I’ve been experiencing meant it languished in my drafts folder with so many of its kin. This week, I dragged it out as self-care, and as a place for me to place links on how to resist the regime that is now in place in the United States of America.

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