I used to be extremely politically engaged, and although I don't want to sound cynical, I'd say that I've largely lost interest in following political trends and movements closely. In the future, I might contribute to some organizations underneath the Effective Altruism banner (i.e. vetted by GiveWell), but other than that, I don't particularly have the urge to be an activist directly. To the extent that I want to make political statements, I want to do them indirectly, through art, which I think can be a very powerful medium for effecting social change (for example, art that humanized gay characters undoubtedly played a significant role in pushing LGBT rights forward).
So here's a random rundown of various opinions I have:
people I admire
Bret Easton Ellis