To the Editor…

To the Editor…

Posted September 25, 2014 by

Re: Huge Global March Shows How to Win the Climate Fight: At the Grassroots The great late Sen. Paul Wellstone of Minnesota wrote a book about building grassroots organizations called THE CONSCIENCE of a LIBERAL. It was a roadmap to
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Who Transformed “Horror Show” SRO?

Posted September 25, 2014 by

In his September 23, 2014 story on the opening of a renovated SRO, “‘Horror show’ hotel transformed into home for veterans,” SF Chronicle reporter John Cote fails to clearly credit who is responsible for this transformation. That’s no accident. In
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Move Over Keynes, Make Room for Marx

Posted September 25, 2014 by Carl Finamore

Capitalism is again in the cross hairs of global climate activists. To save the earth, declare young activists, we need earth-shaking change going beyond the narrow constraints of a system that unapologetically prioritizes profits over people. The clock is ticking
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Celebrating Fred Ross Sr.’s “Axioms for Organizers”

Posted September 24, 2014 by Peter Dreier

“A good organizer is a social arsonist who goes around setting people on fire.” “90 percent of organizing is follow-up.” “If you are able to achieve anything big in life it’s because you paid attention to the ‘little’ things.” These
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