Chief Organizer Blog

Charters Don’t Change School Segregation 04-21-2017

Mind the Base 04-20-2017

The Lights Came On in Georgia for Congressional Race 04-19-2017

Trump’s Taxes Trip Up His Tax Reform 04-18-2017

Corporate Takeover of Government Means Trouble for All of Us 04-17-2017

Social Media is Giving Boycotts New Life 4-16-2017

Executions, Drug Companies, and High Drama in Arkansas 4-15-2017

Breitbart’s Bannon, More Proof that What Goes Around, Comes Around? 4-14-2017

All Praise the Field Campaign, Few Practice It! 04-12-2017

Thinking about Teeth 04-11-2017

Cities Trying to Fight Back Against Home Exploitation Scams 04-09-2017

Wisconsin Worker Whistleblowers Expose Vision Rent-to-Own Scams 04-08-2017

Harbour Portfolio Contract Purchase “Buyers” Are Either Mad or Scared 04-07-2017

Vision Rent-to-Own Buyers in Ohio are Confused and Unhappy 04-06-2017

Doorknocking Home Buyer Victims of Contract Buying Scams in Pittsburgh 04-05-2017

White House and Rightwing Creating a Red State Healthcare Kill Zone 04-04-2017

Action Groups are Also Seizing the Moment 04-03-2017

Bad Boy Banks Running Wild While Creating Credit Desert 04-02-2017

Mike Garcia Stood Strong for Low Waged Workers 04-01-2017

DeVos and Education Department Cannot Renege on Student Loans 3-31-2017

Basketball Needs to Hold the Line in North Carolina 3-30-2017

Bannon and Conway: Part of a Movement, Just Not Ours! 3-29-2017

Museums for the People, Rather than the Elites 3-28-2017

Supporting Grassroots Struggles over Immigration 3-27-2017

Membership Proves the Value of Strong Links 03-26-2017

Healthcare Lives Another Day, but Does Trump Have a Way to Win? 03-25-2017

Trump’s Broken Promise, Cavalier Giveaway of Basic Healthcare to the Rightwing 03-24-2017

Pork Barreling and Horse Trading with Ryan’s Healthcare Disaster 03-23-2017

The “Janes,” Heather Booth, and Underground Abortions 3-22-2017

Gorsuch, Like Mother, Like Son? 3-21-2017

A Worrying Cycle of Housing Exploitation 3-20-2017

Security and Whistleblowing with Signal and Moxie Marlinspike 3-19-2017

Book Banning and the Fight to Stop It 3-18-2017

Temporary Employment Agency Workers are Organizing in Montreal 03-17-2017

Many Lessons from the Dutch Election 3-16-2017

The Long Tail of Payback on Harvard’s Investment in Coal Fired Electricity Production 3-15-2017

Vision Property Management: Exploiting Lower Income Home Buyers as a Business Model 03-14-2017

The IRS Enables the Return of Refund Anticipation Loans 03-13-2017

Just When You Think It Can’t Get Worse, It Just Gets More Bizarre 03-11-2017

Getting Congress to Move: Get on the Blower and Hold that Line! 03-10-2017

A Day Without Women Here is a Day About Women Everywhere 03-09-2017

Healthcare Plan is a Killer 03-08-2017

Republicans Red-Circle and Two-Tiered Medicaid Provision Won’t Work on Obamacare 2.0 03-07-2017

Where are the Citizen and Patient Protests to Protect Affordable Care?  03-06-2017

Pope Francis Forces a Rethinking on Panhandlers and Homeless 03-05-2017

Bought Patient Advocacy Groups Shames Us All 3-04-2017

Action Meets Reaction: Legislators Try to Curtail Protests 03-03-2017

Flipping the Script on Panthers’ Bobbie Seale and AFL-CIO’s Rich Trumka 3-2-2017

After a Twenty Year Campaign, Aramark and Privatization Shown the Door in Houston 3-1-2017

Music as a Barometer of Our Times Calls for a Better Man 2-28-2017

#OscarsSoWhack! 2-27-2017

Work Requirements without Job and Wage Guarantees and Protections are Recipes for Exploitation 2-26-2017

Trump Militarization of Domestic Policies Is Getting Scarier 2-25-2017

Resisting Deportations 2-24-2017

Fighting to Save Political Parties Out of Sorts with the Base 2-23-2017

Could the US Labor Movement Lose 3 to 5 Million Members Under Trump? 2-22-2017

Looking at Migration from Honduras Up, Rather than US Down 2-20-2017

Easy Is Winning in Technical Organizing Tools 2-19-2017

Is There a Resistance Movement or Resistance Moment? 2-18-2017

Chaos in the White House Can’t Stop Progress in the Streets 2-17-2017

Valentines for Washington Post and Sally Yates 2-15-2017

Country Club Diplomacy 2-14-2017

Protest Inside the Corporate Castles and Behind the Government Walls 2-13-2017

Blockadia May Not Be a Place, but Could be a Tactic Everywhere 2-12-2017

Foreclosure Bonds 2-11-2017

How Can We Keep Up With Boycotts? 2-10-2017

Coretta Scott King on Attorney General Jeff Sessions 2-9-2017

Karl Rove, the IAF, and Protest Advice Everywhere We Turn 2-8-2017

Looking at the Indivisible Guide for Progressive Tea Party 2-7-2017

Is a Progressive Tea Party a Good Idea? 2-6-2017

Meeting Populism Head On, Means Bringing Back the Base with Organizing 2-5-2017

Report from Behind the Bunker, that What We’re Doing is Working 2-4-2017

Signs of the Times 2-3-2017

The Delete Uber Drive 2-2-2017

What Do Planned Parenthood and ACORN Have in Common – Republican Attacks! 2-1-2017

All Hail, Public Servants with Honor! 1-31-2017

Refugees Stuck in Place, Countries Banned, and Airport Actions Everywhere 1-30-2017

Talk to Congress: There’s An App for That 1-29-2017

Organizing Upgrade is a Resource 1-28-2017

Digital “Tools” for Organizing Protests and Building the Movements that Follow 1-27-2017

O’Keefers Scammed While Trying to Provoke Violence at Women’s March 1-26-2017

Does Former SEIU President Andy Stern Really Advocate Labor Law Waivers? 1-25-2017

Trump Shrewdly Exploits the Labor Movement Divide 1-24-2017

Building a “Full Service Movement” 1-23-2017

Steadfast Marchers 1-22-2017

Watchwords for Trump Time 1-21-2017

Corporations May be Buying Trump Late, but They’re Buying Big 1-20-2017

Resistance Manual is an Interesting Tool 1-19-2017

Women’s March on Washington Has Stepped Up to a Strong Platform 1-18-2017

The Women are Coming to Washington 1-17-2016

Leslie Dunbar, John Lewis, and Heeding the Call of the Civil Rights Movement 1-16-2017

A Personal Remembrance of Martin Luther King’s Pivot to Poverty 1-15-2017

Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting Linked to Inadequacies of Alaska Mental Health System 1-14-2017

Are There Grounds for Hope in Cabinet Nominees Policy Differences with Trump? 1-13-2017

Trump Press Conference was an Out of Body Experience 1-12-2017

A Good Checklist for Grading an Obamacare Replacement 1-11-2017

Bad News – Bullying Is Working 1-10-2017

Steamrolling the Cabinet Choices is a Mistake; Tillerson is an Example 1-9-2017

Three Treats on the Yucatan Peninsula 1-8-2017

Suggestions for the Anti-Inaugural 1-7-2017

The Sweet Sounds of the Street in the Mexican Pueblo 1-5-2017

Trouble in Paradise as Industrial Tourism Denies Beach Access on Yucatan Peninsula 1-4-2017

Lives They Lived: Denis Murphy and Asian Community Organizing 1-2-2017

Tips for Beating Automation: Organizing is the Future! 1-1-2017