For every deplorable* DT nomination for a cabinet or other senior federal post, I'm starting a Facebook fundraiser for an organization poised to oppose or mitigate the Trump agenda in the corresponding policy field.
The links below will take you directly to the Facebook fundraising pages, which have further information both about the nominees/appointees and the organizations, including links to direct donation pages that avoid intermediary processing fees.
Scott Pruitt is an avowed and tenacious enemy of the EPA who consideres the climate change debate "far from settled."
Donate to UCS (2% funded)
Sec. of Housing and Urban Development
Ben Carson is a public eccentric who does't consider himself qualified for government service and whose house is filled with portraits of himself.
Donate to NLHIC (2% funded)
Sec. of Labor SERIOUSLY!>!?
Andrew Puzder is a fast-food chain CEO who has opposed worker overtime protections and the $15/hour minimum wage.
Donate to NELP (2% funded)
Prince of Darkness
Steve Bannon is a hard-right anti-government ideologue who is migrating his considerable powers as a crowd-baiting provocateur and media strategist to a White House role as Donald Trump's top advisor-without-portfolio.
Donate to ProPublica (54% funded)
Nat'l Security Advisor
Michael Flynn's Islamophobic obsession with civilizational war has led him to tweet that "Fear of Muslims is RATIONAL" and call Islam an "ideology" within which radical Islamism has "metastasized."
Donate to CAIR (46% funded)
Sec. of Health and Human Services
A principal enemy of the ACA, Tom Price has taken particular exception to the contraceptive mandate. Planned Parenthood has called Price a "grave threat to women's health in this country" who "could take women back decades."
Donate to PP Southeast (49% funded)
Sec. of Education
Betsy DeVos is a radical school privitization advocate and billionaire donor to right-wing causes. Education historian Diane Ravitch believes that DeVos would be the most anti-public-school education secretary in history.
Donate to the ACLU (103% funded)
Jeff Sessions has called the NAACP an "un-American" organization that "forced civil rights down the throats of people," and considers the Voting Rights Act of 1965 "a piece of intrusive legislation."
Concluded - thank you!
Mike Pompeo has heartily defended CIA waterboarding and forced feeding practices at Guantanamo Bay, and has called American Muslim leaders "potentially complicit" in domestic terror attacks.
Concluded - thank you!
Fight racism and xenophobia
Donate to the Southern Poverty Law Center
Donate to SPLC