An Alternet.org column got me thinking about the late organizer Saul Alinsky.
|By: Paul Rogat Loeb Friday June 18, 2010 7:00 am|
When I was updating my book on citizen activism,Soul of a Citizen, an activist rabbi who was teaching the book at a Florida university suggested I gather together a Ten Commandments for effective citizen engagement. Calling them Commandments seemed presumptuous, but I did draw together ten suggestions that can make engagement more fruitful.
|By: Robert Naiman Monday April 27, 2009 7:55 am|
In the short run, we have to oppose war with whomever is available. In the long run, we’ll never have a foreign policy that truly reflects the values and interests of the majority until working people in America have more political power. That’s why everyone who wants peace has a big stake in the passage of the Employee Free Choice Act.