The Future of the Labour Party’s Community Organizing Program

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https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/CN01242020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSBristol      In the aftermath of the devastating loss experienced by the Labour Party in the United Kingdom recently, everything is up for grabs as politicians, parliamentarians, activists, and others sort through the rubble to rebuild.  Jeremy Corbyn, who had led a resurgence in the …

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Surprising UK Election Outcome – People Want to Organize!

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https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/CN12252019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSFort Lauderdale         The voters came out from under the rocks and jumped over the hedgerows to vote for the Conservatives behind weird and wacky Boris Johnson in the recent snap election in Britain.  Labour took a drubbing, even in the northern districts that had been …

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In Praise of Door to Door Canvassing!

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https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/CN12022019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans      In modern politics obsessions run hot and heavy as election day looms ahead.  One cycle it might be microtargeting with sophisticated databases categorizing voters and messages.  Another cycle it’s small donors and social media.   But for my money, there’s still nothing like …

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Excitement Stirring Over a Mass-Based Party’s Potential

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Edinburgh      Unison is the 2nd largest union in the United Kingdom with a giant membership throughout the country in a wide variety of workplaces.  The screening of The Organizer and a chance to meet members of ACORN’s affiliate, Living Rent, and ACORN Scotland, brought people together in one of Unison’s meeting rooms in the top …

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