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Resources

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

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Movement History

This section contains historical documents from past campaigns and mobilizations, as well as pages with...

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Media

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

Justice for Janitors Makes History!

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

Justice for Janitors Makes History!
posted on: May 28, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

The Intersections of Oppression

I love going through my files.  I am always finding cool things.   I happened upon this recently and am only now...

The Intersections of Oppression
posted on: Apr 3, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

2013 – So far I am FREE!

YES – as of my most recent flights to Chicago to do trainings around school closings and then to NY where I...

2013 – So far I am FREE!
posted on: Mar 22, 2013 | author: organizingforpower

Stop the Frack Attack

I have done lots of different creative tactics over the years, but this action offered a chance to do something new –...

Stop the Frack Attack
posted on: Mar 9, 2013 | author: organizingforpower
Rebecca Tarbotton, Presenté

Rebecca Tarbotton, Presenté

posted on: Dec 30, 2012 | author: organizingforpower

I carry such sadness these days with the loss of Becky Tarbotton, an emerging, visionary, bold and charismatic leader serving as the Executive...

Michigan – Awakening the Sleeping Giant

Michigan – Awakening the Sleeping Giant

posted on: Dec 16, 2012 | author: organizingforpower

I was pulled from my “sabbatical” in Austin when I got a phone call  from Bob King’s office at the United Auto Workers.  They  said  “ We are in an...

My talk with Cornel West & Lize Mogel @ MICA

My talk with Cornel West & Lize Mogel @ ...

posted on: Sep 22, 2012 | author: organizingforpower

Check this out! MICA, the Maryland Institute College of Art, and the ACLU hosted this event where I spoke with Cornell West and artist Lize Mogel. ...

Beautiful Trouble & We Are Many

Beautiful Trouble & We Are Many

posted on: Sep 15, 2012 | author: organizingforpower

One of my biggest challenges and areas where I lack confidence is finally beginning to change – my ability to write about the work that I do! I was...

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