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.

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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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Year of the Woman: Record 50 plus file for 2018 candidacy in Anne Arundel

WISE is quoted in today’s Capital Gazette about the record 50 plus women who filed for candidacy in 2018. The article notes WISE’s 2018 Year of the Women kick off event held on Jan. 15, 2018. WISE invited ALL women candidates to attend the meeting and provided an opportunity to introduce themselves and mingle with those in attendance after a presentation of NGO’s discussing the legislative priorities WISE is supporting for 2018.

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…

Daily Call to Action: Please come and support community solar in our County. Join Monica ‪on May 23rd‬!!!

Community solar needs your support. There is currently a countywide moratorium on solar projects in Anne Arundel County, which is putting several community solar projects on hold. If this moratorium continues, these projects may not get built and our state’s…

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Daily Call to Action: here are four things you can do right now to say #NeverAgain

From Indivisible: As we were writing this email, we got news of another horrific school shooting at Santa Fe High School outside of Houston. The Santa Fe High School Shooting in Texas Was the 22nd School Shooting This Year http://time.com/5282496/santa-fe-high-school-shooting-2018/….

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Daily Call to Action: Please call Rep Brown and urge him to stand firmly against puppy mills!

Stop this dangerous bill! From the Humane Society: This is urgent. The House of Representatives will begin votes on the current Farm Bill TODAY—and your voice is critical. As it stands, the bill includes a dangerous amendment from Rep. Steve…

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