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This website is full of resources for organizers, activists, students, journalists, or anyone trying to learn...

History

Movement History

This section contains historical documents from past campaigns and mobilizations, as well as pages with...

Media

Media

A compilation of select writings, articles, videos, photos, and slideshows by or about Lisa Fithian and the...

The Tar Sands Blockade

Back in the summer of 2011, I met with a group of organizers who were thinking about a prolonged action to block the...

The Tar Sands Blockade
posted on: Dec 10, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

Preventing War with Syria

Just when you think there is some room to breathe, some political space for calm, it’s amazing how a possible war...

Preventing War with Syria
posted on: Sep 11, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

Marching for Jobs, Justice, and Freed...

This August, I was happy to attend the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington that marked Dr, Martin Luther...

Marching for Jobs, Justice, and Freedom
posted on: Sep 1, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

Rise Up Texas

On June 25th, Wendy Davis engaged in a filibuster to stop the ALEC-backed Republican drive to strip the people of...

Rise Up Texas
posted on: Jul 31, 2013 | author: organizingforpower
Young Transit Workers Build Their Power

Young Transit Workers Build Their Power

posted on: Jun 20, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

I had the privilege of offering training at the Transit Workers Union Young Workers Summit in New York City.   It was April 30th, a day before...

Rocking for Peace for 50 Years!

Rocking for Peace for 50 Years!

posted on: Jun 15, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

It is amazing for me to see grassroots community institutions like the Washington Peace Center not only survive – but thrive for 50 years!   WPC...

Justice for Janitors Makes History!

Justice for Janitors Makes History!

posted on: May 28, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

On April 29, the Kalmanovitz Initiative at Georgetown University launch their digital history project on the DC Justice for Janitors Campaign.  ...

The Intersections of Oppression

The Intersections of Oppression

posted on: Apr 3, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

I love going through my files.  I am always finding cool things.   I happened upon this recently and am only now getting to post it.  This is a...

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