Voter Purges Coming in Wisconsin and Georgia

ACORN International

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/CN12172019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans       A Georgia judge allowed a 300,000 voter purge to happen hours ago in that state.  A lawsuit filed by Fair Vote Action seeking to prevent the purge will happen later this week on the constitutional argument that voters should be maintained on …

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Lost in the Stacks

ACORN

Madison    It was the right thing to do.  Make a plan to try and retain records from the ACORN family of organizations in some professionally maintained archives before in the shuffling from office to office, here to there, we lost everything.  We had tried to interest the University of Arkansas at both Fayetteville and Little …

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Keeping the Issues Real in Milwaukee

ACORN Community Organizing

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/The-Rolling-Stones-01-Wild-Horses-ft.-Florence-Welch-3569033.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSMilwaukee       In what will be a monthly set of sessions for the over a six-month period focusing on leadership development, organizer training, and organizational planning and development, we started discussing issues to get the ball rolling.  It was a good experience, and the response was …

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Our Wisconsin Revolution is a Different Twist with a Great Future

Ideas and Issues

Madison       Frankly, the Bernie Sanders campaign’s successor organization, Our Revolution, has been confusing to me.  In the immediate aftermath of the 2016 election, its maiden voyage seemed covered with the controversy of staff hiring and firing with counterclaims roiling the organization over who and what was best able to carry forward the Sanders’ vision and …

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