Rich Media Review: Building Bridges Radio

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NYC-area labor and community activists Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash have been broadcasting on listener-supported WBAI (99.5 FM) for decades, covering traditional labor union activities, alternative worker movements such as non-traditional workers’ groups that advocate for a combination of legislative

Social Media and the Netizen

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Watch>> A look at election activities outreach activities raises research questions.

Theory of Change: Mapping Your Own North Star

Social Impact Architects

Suzanne Smith To construct a theory of change, reflect on the following using an inquiry-driven process: What is your intended impact for the program/organization? What problem are you trying to solve? What are the underlying causes? Who is impacted? Is

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Making the Union Strong: Six Tuesdays Nights in Trenton

Register at Mar. 21, 28 & Apr 4, 11, 18, 25 Official description: This course will attempt to help students better understand the history, rights and responsibilities of union membership in order to accomplish strategic goals. Students will explore

Political Economy: Digital Labour: a Social Media Workforce


Watch (5:00) >> Discusses concepts of alienation from production in terms of users contributions to social media and hegemony (Facebook).

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Public Speaking and Media Skills

One of the most effective ways to get your message across to an intended audience is to communicate in a clear, concise, and informative manner. This course will attempt to help students build upon these basics and improve their ability

Analysis: Why Unions Are Late-Comers to Digital Organizing

An experienced organizer, Sipp advises unions to dedicate the staff time and money to making sure data is accurate and supporting organizing (including political) efforts using existing social media and new technology platforms. Over the past decade, the importance of

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Building Strong Unions class

Dates: 3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12, 4/19, 4/26/16 – Tuesdays 6-8:40 PM Instructor: Nat Bender. Students will learn principles and techniques that will energize their rank-and-file members to become more active in their unions, and build a stronger and more effective

Rich Media: IBEW Hour Power


Through the power of social media the IBEW has a chance to virtually strengthen and grow the brotherhood. Spread the good news about the brotherhood by forwarding an Hour Power video to a friend, post an Hour Power video to

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Sanders and the Theory of Change: Radical Politics for Grown-Ups

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Jedediah Purdy, Huffington Post the stronger, older tradition of campaigns based on ideas and programs rather than personalities, candidates run to build power, and use idealistic language to explain why that power matters. Then, if they get to govern, they

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