A vote for Barrett is a vote to strip health care from millions. To turn back the clock on reproductive rights. To endanger immigrants. To let climate change go unchecked. To imperil efforts to end systemic racism. To put workers' rights, voting rights, and LGBTQ+ rights at risk.
I mourn for our democracy. I mourn for the pain this confirmation causes and will cause so many. But we must channel our outrage at injustice and turn it into action. You have power. We have power. And in 8 days, we have the opportunity to show the world just how powerful we are.