Police Plus Shots Equal Feet on the Street

ACORN ACORN International

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/CN10232020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsLittle Rock      About twenty Georgia State University School of Social Work students watched the film, The Organizer, in Atlanta recently.  I zoomed in for a questions-and-answers session after it finished.  The first question was straightforward:  how would I compare the work of ACORN with the Black Lives …

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The Campaign to Ban Tear Gas

Ideas and Issues

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/CN09202020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsPearl River     We’ve talked about Bjorn Skogquist before, but this time we wanted to catch up with him and the Ban Tear Gas Campaign in more detail on Wade’s World.  Bjorn was a former mayor of a small suburb of Minneapolis-St. Paul, who found himself forced into …

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