USA Election: A Movement Can Always Beat A Machine

ACORN Citizen Wealth Community Organizing DC Politics Financial Justice Health Care Ideas and Issues Immigration Reform Labor Organizing National Politics Organizing

New Orleans   The election was over early, just not the way many had expected. I had always argued that regardless of the polls and pundits the election was going to be close, but I had also argued that I thought Clinton would win. Now, I will have to substitute the word “thought” for “hoped.” I …

Continue Reading

Occupy What? Occupy Where?

Citizen Wealth Financial Justice Organizing

Rock Creek  The weekly entertainment and alternative paper in western Montana is the Missoula Independent.   The cover story entitled, “Occupy Missoula:  Where are They Now?” caught my eye.  Coming on the second anniversary of Occupy Wall Street, the movement seems now more firefly than firestorm.              The reporter interviewed a half-dozen people who had been …

Continue Reading