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Building Power to Win: Developing and Running an Empowering Voter Registration & Get Out the Vote Campaign

Published on April 28, 2018.

Building Power to Win: Developing and Running an Empowering Voter Registration & Get Out the Vote Campaign with Linda Stout, Spirit in Action (Offered thru Peoples Hub, an online Movement Building School) May 17, Thu 1-3pm EST May 19, Sat 1-3 pm EST May 22, Tue 7-9 pm EST In this important interactive online workshop, […]


The Choice Should be Ours: Fair Maps for a Fair Democracy – by Lia Kaz

Published on May 17, 2017.

Gerrymandering:  Because, why should voters choose their representatives, when representatives can choose the voters? Imagine North Carolina as a puzzle. Jagged lines are drawn across the map, spreading across counties like greedy fingers and into neighborhoods like silent snakes. North Carolina, and many states across the country, has these oddly shaped voting districts that end […]


The Joy of Organizing Along the Road to Justice

Published on November 21, 2016.

It is a powerful time to be doing election work. When we ride out to the communities, there is a merging of fear and excitement. We round the unpaved roads through the Blue Ridge Mountains, rural Appalachia full of reminders that there was once a thriving industry here. We pull up to the mobile home […]


How do we sustain HOPE in times of crisis?

Published on September 20, 2016.

It’s really hard to have a positive outlook or hope with all that’s happening in the world today: political chaos, hate, violence, environmental disaster, and a list much too long to write here.  And worse, it seems that people are feeding off all this hatred and chaos and it continues to grow, taking over everything […]


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