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We provide a platform of information for women of diverse views to come together and promote the values and rights that promote inclusivity, fairness and safety in our communities.

WISE Huddles

We vow to turn our collective energy into action to advocate indivisibly on a range of issues particularly at the local level. We have a clear mission statement and 12 issues-based minihuddles that act on our priorities at many levels.

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The Women’s March Returns to New York City – The New Yorker

https://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/the-womens-march-returns-to-new-york-city The Women’s March Returns to New York City By Amanda Petrusich January 20, 2018 For organizers of the first Women’s March on Washington, which took place on January 21, 2017, the day after Donald Trump’s Inauguration, harnessing the burst of acute…

YOU SAY YOU WANT A REVOLUTION? CAN’T TELL MD. PLAYERS WITHOUT A SCORECARD

You Say You Want a Revolution? Can’t Tell Md. Players Without a Scorecard By Bob Guldin There’s a new political movement in Maryland. Some might call it a resistance. It’s a loose coalition of progressive and left-leaning groups, from all…

Dozens at County Council back call for Michael Peroutka’s resignation

Dozens at County Council back call for Michael Peroutka’s resignation About a dozen people called for Anne Arundel County Council chairman Michael Peroutka’s resignation at a meeting Monday. (File photo by Barbara Haddock Taylor/Baltimore Sun) Chase CookContact ReporterStaff Writer For…

Today’s Daily Call to Action: Call Delegate Malone 410-841-3510 and urge him to support the SAFE Act

Please call Delegate Malone and ask him to support the SAFE Act (HB1461). This will keep local law enforcement from working with ICE so they can actually do their job of protecting and serving the community. Why is it important…

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Today’s Daily Call to Action: Call Delegate Vallario and tell him to bring the Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act to a vote in the Judiciary Committee

Please call Delegate Vallario Phone: 410-841-3488 and tell him to bring the Repeat Sexual Predator Prevention Act (HB0301/SB0270) to a vote in the Judiciary Committee. This bill has been introduced 5 times and has yet to leave Vallario’s committee. NOW…

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Today’s Daily Call to Action: Safety Study for Cove Point. Why won’t Governor Hogan listen? Would he want a fracked gas refinery and export terminal in his neighborhood?

photo: We are Cove Pointers at the rally for clean energy in Annapolis this weekend. This weekend, members of gas industries met in Pittsburgh. They made it clear that the ability to export gas to foreign markets, where they can fetch…

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