Welcome to the 100 Days Initiative

Annandale’s first line of defense. The 100 Days Initiative is a creative, collaborative, and civic action-minded project out of Bard College, comprising not just students but interested community members and partner organizations as well. Through local action and multimedia resources, the collective efforts of working groups and media fellows will disseminate factual information, as well […]

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Working Group: LGBTQ

The LGBTQ Working Group intends to support the larger First 100 Days Initiative in providing information, resources, and opportunities for action in regards to the direct impact that the new Presidential administration has on the LGBTQ community. Our mission is to educate the broader community on LGBTQ issues and to foster safer spaces for all […]

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Close the LLC Loophole

Written by Connor Boehme Campaign Finance Reform has become more and more a bipartisan issue over the last year with large sections of the Republican base joining progressive Democrats in demanding that the influence of big money and lobbyists be curtailed. New York, often thought to be a progressive state, lags behind much of the […]

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Mister Roger’s Neighborhood and the Power of Political Efficacy

Written by Hannah Lomele There are few advocates for the education of children more adored and prevalent than Fred Rogers, the inimitable host of public television’s Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood. Built on the educational principles of creative play and emotional learning, Rogers’ gentle thoughtfulness had, and has, great impact on the children as well as the […]

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