Political Action/MailArt-Making Event #TheIdesOfTrump @Democracy Center

  • Democracy Center 45 Mount Auburn Street Cambridge, MA, 02138 United States

Political Action/MailArt-Making Event
#TheIdesOfTrump
Wed March 15, 2017
11am-1pm

Where:
Democracy Center
Cesar Chavez Room
45 Mt Auburn St
Cambridge, MA 02138

(617 492-8855
*website: democracycenter.org/

We will provide blank postcards and/or postcard size paper, stamps, and will have extra writing implements.

Feel free to bring your own paper/artwork/pens etc. to share and/or use yourself.

Each of us will make from one to as many as you want MailArt postcards (as per the original facebook post below).

We will then all walk to the Harvard Square Post Office and mail our postcards together.  If anyone needs to leave early, we will be more than happy to mail your postcards for you.

This local mobius event is part of the global #TheIdesOfTrump political action event.

It stems from this facebook post:

On March 15th, each of us will mail Donald Trump a postcard that publicly expresses our opposition to him. And we, in vast numbers, from all corners of the world, will overwhelm the man with his unpopularity and failure. We will show the media and the politicians what standing with him — and against us — means. And most importantly, we will bury the White House post office in pink slips, all informing Donnie that he’s fired.
Each of us — every protester from every march, each congress calling citizen, every boycotter, volunteer, donor, and petition signer — if each of us writes even a single postcard and we put them all in the mail on the same day, March 15th, well: you do the math.
No alternative fact or Russian translation will explain away our record-breaking, officially-verifiable, warehouse-filling flood of fury. Hank Aaron currently holds the record for fan mail, having received 900,000 pieces in a year. We’re setting a new record: over a million pieces in a day, with not a single nice thing to say.
So sharpen your wit, unsheathe your writing implements, and see if your sincerest ill-wishes can pierce Donald’s famously thin skin.

Prepare for March 15th, 2017, a day hereafter to be known as #TheIdesOfTrump
Write one postcard. Write a dozen! Take a picture and post it on social media tagged with #TheIdesOfTrump ! Spread the word! Everyone on Earth should let Donnie know how he’s doing. They can’t build a wall high enough to stop the mail.
Then, on March 15th, mail your messages to:
President (for now) Donald J. Trump
The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20500

It might just be enough to make him crack.
Not my original post but someone else's great idea!
Copy and repost.

In addition we posted the same Call for Political Action/MailArt here on our website.

*Please note that the Democracy Center is currently not wheelchair accessible.