Who cares about politics? Everyone should! It only affects every aspect of every part of our life, or at least has the potential to affect every part of out lives! So what can you do about it? Get involved! Here’s a big mishmash of information for you to get involved in some way!:
Create a Twitter Account!
- New to twitter?, read the American Majority twitter guide: http://americanmajority.org/twitter-guide/
- Tweet at your elected representatives! -Congressional Twitter Directory: http://heritageaction.com/twitter/congress/
- Interact with other people! (Discuss politics, conversate, debate, plan, organize, etc)
- Follow me @JTHmishmash (And follow news sources, political icons, talk show hosts, etc. to get a great live feed of information)
- Find a local political office near you! (Google Search: “[your location] + [political party of your choice])
- “JTHmishmash’s pick” organization : Americans for Prosperity
Talk to People!
- Talk with your friends, family, neigboors, or anyone about politics!
- Encourage others to get involved!
- Remember: take the high road, don’t get violent or vulgar in your interactions with others.
Be a Citizen Reporter and/or Blogger!
- Start a blog (using WordPress.com or something else)
- Show up to events, bring a camera, hit the record button!
- Research the local, state, and federal operations, expose corruption.
Learn how to use social media websites effectively as a poltical activist: