Monday, February 2, 2009

Desktop Activism

It takes little effort every day to send an email, call a number, or write a letter, and you can do it all from the comfort of your own home! So get started on your desktop activism and join the fight for queer equality!

Action #1
Needed: Telephone

Call the White House Comments Line at 202-456-1111 between 9AM and 5PM EST Monday-Friday. (I’ve programmed it into my cell phone). Tell President Obama that you want him to:

a) Repeal Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell
b) Repeal the Defense of Marriage Act
c) Help pass the Uniting American Families Act
d) Help pass the Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act
e) Pass the Matthew Shepard Hate Crime Bill
f) Pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act

Action #2
Needed: Paper, Pen, and Stamp.

Send a letter every week to President Obama and ask five people to do the same. With your letter you can send him a picture of you, your family, your wedding photo, your wedding announcement, your marriage license, etc.

Barack Obama, President
The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20500

Crossposted via United We Stand.

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