John Oliver talked about those relatives that some of you must encounter — he was talking about those who voted red. His advice? Donate to the charities aforementioned in their honor. Not only is this a BRILLIANT idea, it serves to help these organizations prepare for what will be an uphill battle. (Thanksgiving resources the political way with “rage donations”: A list of links mentioned on John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight collected just for you.)
Those against hate have bounded in solidarity to push back forces that aim to disperse the common goodness that is attributed to the fight for human rights.
This is real for all those who have been subjected to prejudice and hateful violence. This is real for those who can’t run from the color of their skin, for those who must walk these united states trapped in a shell of their body knowing that they are being judged just for their right to live.