Citizen Action Monitor

Here’s to Stacy Mitchell and curbing the power of big-box retailers

No 52 Posted by fw, August 27, 2010 I have recently bumped up the New Rules Project to the top of my list of RSS feeds. It’s a rich information … Continue reading

August 27, 2010 · Leave a comment

How a UK food co-op is taking on the supermarkets and building community resilience

No 45 Posted by fw, August 21, 2010 Stroudco Food Hub is an example of community action as its very best: it’s a co-op of local food producers and consumers, … Continue reading

August 21, 2010 · Leave a comment

So you want to grow your team into a movement. Here’s how —

No 16 Posted by fw, May 29, 2010 Ever wondered how to grow your citizen action team into a movement? Click on the video link below and let TED host … Continue reading

May 29, 2010 · Leave a comment

Rob Hopkins, man on a Transition mission

No 14 Posted by fw, May 23, 2010 “The Transition model may turn out to be the foundation for one of the most important social, political and cultural movements of … Continue reading

May 23, 2010 · Leave a comment

Building effective grassroots organizations through good planning: A modest proposal

No 13 Posted by fw, May 4, 2010 Fail to plan, plan to fail, as the old adage goes. This old maxim may be a cliché, but it’s true. I … Continue reading

May 4, 2010 · Leave a comment

Transition Movement: Ordinary folks busy building communities

No 2 Posted by fw, March 28, 2010 The unidentified young woman in the photo is captured in mid-sentence as she tells her story about creating an allotment garden in … Continue reading

March 28, 2010 · Leave a comment