Posts By Victoria Kaplan

Netroots to Obama: Don't Kill the Internet
President Obama: Don't Kill the Internet!

When President Obama visited Silicon Valley and Los Angeles for fundraisers on July 23, our protests filled the news coverage from California to Washington—on ABC, NBC, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Hill, and more. It was awesome. Hundreds of activists with MoveOn.org, Free Press, CREDO, Color of Change, Demand Progress, and other grassroots, Internet-based groups […]

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Activists greet President Obama in Silicon Valley urging action to save the Internet
President Obama: Don't Kill the Internet!

“Barack Obama, yes you can, Stop Tom Wheeler’s stupid plan!” More than 100 activists with netroots groups MoveOn.org, Free Press, CREDO, Color of Change, Demand Progress, and others gathered Wednesday morning outside President Obama’s visit to a wealthy neighborhood of Silicon Valley, the epicenter of the tech industry, with that chant—catching the attention of the […]

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This is what saving the Internet looks like:
MoveOn members rally in 19 cities to protest the FCC's proposal to end the Internet as we know it

Together, we did something unprecedented. Last Thursday, May 15, within minutes of a vote in Washington, D.C. that set the stage for a showdown over the future of the Internet, MoveOn members and allies from Fight for the Future, Free Press, and CREDO were in the streets, gathering at rarely-visited, remote FCC offices in 19 […]

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Provin' 'Em Wrong: College Students and Young People Buck GOP, Get Health Coverage
Prove Them Wrong-Newspaper Ad

Conservative groups–funded by the Koch brothers–are spending millions of dollars on a misinformation campaign to try and get young people to go uninsured–putting their health, and the success of Obamacare, at risk. MoveOn members pitched in to run these ads in college newspapers and on the Facebook pages of college students and young people, telling […]

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Republicans Think You're Stupid, Prove Them Wrong
Obamacare enrollment starts today! Enroll now, and tell your friends.

Starting today, millions of uninsured people can sign up for affordable health insurance by visiting www.healthcare.gov. Thanks, Obamacare!
But conservative groups are spending lavishly to try and convince people not to sign up. They’re showing up on college campuses passing out beer coozies bearing the words “Opt out.” Let’s show the Republicans that we won’t fall for their scare tactics, by spreading the word about Obamacare.

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Save the Senate

The latest polls show Republicans are poised to take control of the Senate this November if progressives don't show up to vote. We've got a plan that's proven to be effective, but it can't happen without you …