Citizen Action Monitor kicks off 21-city campaign targeting Big Oil, Big Gas, Big Coal

Bill McKibben aims to connect dots between extreme weather, climate change, and fossil fuel industry No 606 Posted by fw, November 8, 2012 “Do the Math” tour, which began November … Continue reading

November 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

Occupy activists quick to mobilize hundreds then thousands to help with Sandy storm relief

Occupy organizer Catherine Yeager talks about relief efforts in NYC’s Rockaways neighborhood No 605 Posted by fw, November 5, 2012 “You know, it’s been a whirlwind. We’ve been trying as … Continue reading

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Fifty-three US organizations unite — Pledge to fight two critical threats to their democracy

Organizations announced they would be jointly working to mobilize after Election Day No 604 Posted by fw, November 3, 2012 More than fifty U.S. organizations have formed a coalition to … Continue reading

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Betrayal — Online organizing tools activists helped create are being exploited for private gain

Activists and non-profits reeling from perceived double-cross No 602 Posted by fw November 2, 2012 “This week’s revelations about the evolving mercenary status of and Salsa Labs are just … Continue reading

November 2, 2012 · Leave a comment