We should do greater than sit by and wait. We should act.
I’m going to ask in your assist. In a second, I’ll let you know why.
However first, we at OCA hope that you just and your loved ones are secure and properly.
Protected from the west coast wildfires and Atlantic and Gulf Coast hurricanes.
Protected from main well being considerations, daunting monetary worries, crushing injustices.
These are difficult, certainly scary instances.
For thousands and thousands of individuals. For the way forward for our democracy. For the survival of our widespread house.
However that is no time to surrender. That’s why I’m asking in your help at present, so we are able to step up our schooling and advocacy work in these important instances. Are you able to make a donation at present? Click on right here to donate on-line, by mail or by telephone.
If I needed to single out one widespread thread operating via the a number of crises we face at present, it will be company greed.
Grasping Huge Meals and Huge Ag companies have exploited “important” staff, poisoned our water, destroyed the vitamins in our soil together with the soil’s capability to retailer carbon, made us overweight, but undernourished—and left us extremely susceptible to sickness, together with COVID-19.
Grasping Huge Oil (together with Huge Ag) have fueled a dire local weather emergency.
Grasping Huge Pharma can’t wait to push the following capsule—or vaccine—on individuals whose well being has been compromised by the processed junk meals trade.
Grasping Huge Promoting and Huge Media collude with Huge Enterprise to advertise false narratives over information.
In the meantime, grasping politicians line as much as seize their company donations in change for promoting out the general public’s greatest pursuits.
The place does that go away you? The place does it go away us . . . and the generations to return?
It leaves us to show the greed and corruption, for all to see.
It leaves us to teach thousands and thousands of individuals about what’s actually occurring—and what every of us can do to assist flip issues round.
It leaves us to deliver the tales of resistance and hope and resilience on to you, the individuals, so we are able to encourage thousands and thousands extra tales identical to them—and construct the biggest mass motion in historical past.
If it’s true that the darkest hour is simply earlier than the daybreak, absolutely daybreak is true across the nook.
However we should do greater than sit by and wait. We should act.
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