Working or Winning?

Four years ago today, an amazing organizer passed on from this physical existence to reside in the hearts and minds of the many people he touched in his lifetime. Shel Trapp, co-founder of National People‚Äôs Action, was schooled in the old Alinsky organizing tradition, and while he kept the focus on concrete change, he cast […]

How to Get Big Results in Minutes*

*(every day, over years) Asthmatic as a child, small for my age and kind of clumsy, I learned early on the story that I was not built for physical activities. I was an easy target for bullies. Even before I knew what organizing was, I daydreamed of a large group of people coming together to […]