Articles To Help Cope With The 2016 Election & To Take Action

Santa Cruz Indivisible presents a list of articles to help cope and inspire for action…..

 

Who, If Not You? How You Can Intervene When Witnessing Racist Act
www.unitedagainstracism.org/archive/pages/info30.htm

Post-election stress is a big problem (and not just for liberals) – The …
https://www.bostonglobe.com/magazine/2016/11/29/post-election-stress-big-problem-and-not-just-for-liberals/XjdALfCJMFKqVZy6tinuhN/story.html

How to Preserve Your Mental Health Despite the 2016 Election
https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2016/05/how-to-preserve-your-mental-health-despite-the-2016-election/484160/

How to Cope With Post-Election Stress | Richard Dawkins Foundation
https://richarddawkins.net/2016/11/how-to-cope-with-post-election-stress/

How to Channel Your Post-Election Anger, Sadness, and Fear … – Slate
http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/politics/2016/11/how_liberals_can_channel_their_post_election_anxiety_into_action.html

How to Persuade a Trump Supporter to Reject and Resist Trumpism
http://community.thenet24h.com/712617/how-persuade-trump-supporter-reject-and-resist-trumpism-indivisible-movement.html

11 Ways To Deal With Your Intense Anxiety Over Trump Being President
https://www.bustle.com/p/11-ways-to-deal-with-your-intense-anxiety-over-trump-being-president-33146

How to cope with Trump-induced anxiety – Metro US
http://www.metro.us/lifestyle/how-to-cope-with-trump-induced-anxiety/zsJqbm—hoTO6oNk28TGQ

How to Get Trump Voters to Support Refugees, Obamacare – The …
https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/02/the-simple-psychological-trick-to-political-persuasion/515181/

How to Flip a Trump Voter Without Pushing Too Hard | Alternet
www.alternet.org/election-2016/how-flip-trump-voter-without-pushing-too-hard

How to reason with a Trump voter (opinion) – CNN.com
www.cnn.com/2017/02/07/opinions/reasoning-with-trump-voters-mallicote/

How to Persuade a Trump Supporter to Reject and Resist Trumpism
https://medium.com/everyvote/how-to-persuade-a-trump-supporter-to-reject-and-resist-trumpism-6cc4a7f1b45d

Anxiety About Trump’s Proposed Budget Cuts Is Sweeping Red-State …
http://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/anxiety-about-trumps-proposed-budget-cuts-sweeping-red-state-america

Aftermath: Sixteen Writers on Trump’s America – The New Yorker
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/11/21/aftermath-sixteen-writers-on-trumps-america

A Minority President: Why the Polls Failed, And What … – George Lakoff
https://georgelakoff.com/2016/11/22/a-minority-president-why-the-polls-failed-and-what-the-majority-can-do/

8 Therapists on Postelection Anxiety — Science of Us – NYMag
nymag.com/scienceofus/2016/12/8-therapists-on-post-election-anxiety.html

Therapists Offer Strategies for Postelection Stress – The New York Times
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/29/well/how-to-follow-the-news-in-a-political-age-of-anxiety.html

He once called it ‘election stress disorder.’ Now the … – Washington Post
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/inspired-life/wp/2017/02/06/suffering-from-headline-stress-disorder-since-trumps-win-youre-definitely-not-alone/?utm_term=.d4c14e8a02fe

No Sympathy for the Hillbilly
http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2017/03/frank-rich-no-sympathy-for-the-hillbilly.html

The ultimate guide to anti-Trumpism: Turn all that spontaneous outrage into concerted action
http://www.salon.com/2017/04/23/the-ultimate-guide-to-anti-trumpism-turn-all-that-spontaneous-outrage-into-concerted-action/

Next Step for Trump Resistance: Get organized, fight burnout
http://www.sfchronicle.com/politics/article/Next-step-for-Trump-resistance-Get-organized-11011955.php

America’s New ‘Anxiety’ Disorder
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/18/magazine/americas-new-anxiety-disorder.html?mwrsm=Email&mtrref=undefined&gwh=4E8B30A2A6DE0C9481B229D09EBF1161&gwt=pay

Group of Mental Health Professionals Warn Trump’s State ‘Putting Country in Danger’
https://www.commondreams.org/news/2017/04/21/group-mental-health-professionals-warn-trumps-state-putting-country-danger?utm_campaign=shareaholic&utm_medium=email_this&utm_source=email

RESOURCES FOR PARENTS AND TEACHERS

How to talk to your kids about the election and the results
http://www.azcentral.com/story/entertainment/kids/2016/11/11/how-talk-to-your-kids-about-election-results-trump-win-clinton-loss/93545140/

How To Talk To Children About The Election | The Huffington Post
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dr-harold-koplewicz/how-to-talk-to-children-a_b_12888532.html

The parent-child discussion many dread post election
https://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/11/us/politics/donald-trump-talking-to-your-kids.html?_r=0

‘I’m Going to Reassure Them That They Are Safe’: Talking to Students …
http://neatoday.org/2016/11/09/talking-to-students-about-election/

Teaching Tolerance – Southern Poverty Law Center
http://www.tolerance.org/activities

Three Challenges for Teachers in the era of Trump
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2016/12/09/three-challenges-for-teachers-in-the-era-of-trump/?utm_term=.6743aee5a44e

Columbia University – Teachers’ Responsibility in post-election classroom
http://www.tc.columbia.edu/articles/2016/december/teachers-evolving-responsibilities-in-the-post-election-classroom-/

Returning to the classroom after the election – University of Michigan
http://www.crlt.umich.edu/node/93815

Compiled by Diane Bridgeman, Ph.D.