We are a group of progressive graduate students at Harvard who came together in response to the election of Donald Trump, with a desire to help transform our country to better reflect our shared values.
On November 8, we lost more than just the presidency. We lost yet more ground in the decades-long campaign against progressive values. Republicans now control the Senate, House, and more state legislatures than they have in almost 200 years. Those losses have emboldened the right to launch an all-out attack against our nation’s creed – that all are created equal.
The course aims to "sharpen the tools we need to fight back at the federal, state, and local levels" and to "keep the embers of resistance alive through concrete learning, community engagement, and forward-looking action".
The course is divided into four sessions in which students will learn how to: