"...This defeat is only the latest chapter of what I’ve always known would be a long, hard haul. Our democracy’s history is littered with names we neither remember nor celebrate — people who stood in the way of progress while protecting the powerful. On Wednesday, a number of senators voted to join that list..."
You can also check out Moms Demand Action and Americans for Responsible Solutions, both important resources for those looking to take action and speak up on behalf of the majority of this country and its families. (You can fast email congress, here and fast tweet congress, here.)
In the words of Pablo Neruda, "you can cut all the flowers but you can't keep spring from coming."
Endless gratitude to those out fighting the good fight peacefully and with fearlessness. You're the hope that energizes us all. You're the spring.