This opinion piece puts our next steps as Democrats in perspective.  We have work to do, but it is possible to have an influence on the work of Republicans to suppress the vote, limit women’s health care access, and limit opportunity to those already at the very top of the economic ladder.  Friends we must protect America.

Last Friday, Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th president of the United States of America. Gulp. I spent two years working on the effort to make sure this wouldn’t happen. We failed. Sigh.

Source: Jesse Ferguson column: The resistance starts in Richmond – Richmond Times-Dispatch: Guest-columnists