15 initial ideas on 2016 Campaign Methodologies 2016 marks the end of TV driven campaigns. Any Campaign that put over 20% of their resources into TV (and then only targeted by Zip Code Cable TV) should be accused of campaign malpractice Any Campaign that puts less than 35% of their resources into internet Campaigns should be accused of campaign malpractice Very few campaign consultants and candidates understand how internet campaigns work. In my humble opinion less than 200 in the entire US. For campaigns to best work on the internet campaigns must be bottom up not top down. For campaigns to effectively communicate with …Continue reading →
Good news…hundreds and hundreds of Minnesotans protested, wrote emails, made angry phone calls and sent letters to their local and State Reps for over a week demanding that Minnesota’s Hennepin County Sheriff’s Deputys be brought back from The Standing Rock Stop the DAPL Action. Hennepin County covers the City of Minneapolis and surrounding areas, the most populace area in the state. Now, the sheriff’s deputies and equipment are on their way back to Minnesota from the site of the Dakota Access Pipeline protest in North Dakota. The protest against the Dakota Access pipeline moved inside Minneapolis’ City Hall on Friday. …Continue reading →
The list now Includes State & Federal Candidates !!! – 160+ Candidates on Nov ballots on the list !!! Progressive, Berniecrats, Primary Winners, 2016 State & Federal Candidates, an ActBlue $$$ Page. All Candidates on this list were taken from the BernieCrats Progressive Candidate network list for Candidates that had ActBlue fundraising pages Please consider adding your $$$ to the $58,000+ in 23,000+ very small donations the ActBlue site has received for these candidates so far in 2016 !!! Change begins with you. These 160+ candidates are anchor candidates for progressive change in our future. Each day they are working hard …Continue reading →
Good morning peeps! Please join me in cup of organically grown, sustainable Peace Coffee. A group of Honduran coffee farmers fight to plant a new society. The philosophy of Alias Sanchez, The Human Farm Mr. Sanchez stressed the importance of analysis and reflection rather than practices based on memorization and repetition. Presently, a small group of his followers are leading a peaceful revolution without weapons. They are farming organically and creating an authentic and stimulating environment for the children. Their harvest is magnificent. These revolutionaries are moving this program from isolated, mountain villages to the most impoverish and dangerous neighborhoods …Continue reading →
This is a long list folks…click on the events to go too an event’s homepage for more info: Events OFFICIAL SCHEDULE speakers, rally / marches MAJOR EVENTS NOTE: The City of Philadelphia has informally told us that camping will be “tolerated” around the city, including in FDR Park at night. Please fold/pack up your tents during the day – it will be crazy full with activities at FDR Park. Bernie delgates – need help/donations. Donations – for Bernie DNC delegates Philly.FYI had an amazing man donate large-scale stage/equipment. Come help organize this production. All day, Sat/Sun – FDR Park, Zone …Continue reading →
In an interview with USA Today Bernie Sanders lays out his plans for the road ahead. A couple excerpts from the article: His presidential aspirations behind him, Bernie Sanders is looking ahead to a busy future in which he continues to focus on nothing less than transforming the Democratic Party and the country. In an exclusive interview with USA TODAY, the Vermont senator detailed plans to launch educational and political organizations within the next few weeks to keep his progressive movement alive. The Sanders Institute will help raise awareness of “enormous crises” facing Americans. The Our Revolution political organization will …Continue reading →
From Cleveland.Com Times are hard, but I’ve never been more fired up to fight for the dreams of average people. I have seen firsthand what can happen when ordinary people take a stand for fairness and inclusion and against hate and division. Last week’s shocking wave of violence reminded me of the challenges our nation continues to face. As the mother of an African-American police officer, the tragic deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and the five Dallas police officers struck me at the core of my soul. Any one of those young men could have been my son. In …Continue reading →
Shailene Woodley and Kendrick Sampson are involved with a group called Caravan. They travel around to various communities having conversations to bring attention to major issues. Cenk Uygur, Ana Kasparian, Shailene Woodley, and Kendrick Sampson, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down.