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6 months after the #GrabYourWallet campaign launched, co-founder Shannon Coulter reflects

  • Six months ago, there was no Muslim ban. There was no failed healthcare plan. Donald Trump wasn’t in the White House. Steve Bannon and Jared Kushner weren’t either. Planned Parenthood wasn’t under attack. Meals on Wheels wasn’t on the chopping block.
  • But there was leaked audio of Trump saying the words “Grab them by the pussy,” released in early October. And that alone was enough to motivate Shannon Coulter to try to resist the Trump administration any way she could, even before it happened.
  • “I don’t know why or how but it was such a moment in my life, that it felt like this epic burst of energy for me,” Coulter said in a recent interview. “It felt like almost like something was getting born that I had no control over. Other people were having such intense reactions to it. I knew if I could harness that in some instructive way, it would be meaningful.” Read more. (4/12/2017 3:30 PM)