The ACLU spent the last decade strengthening its state affiliates, just in time to battle the Trump Administration’s reactionary policies.
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Three civic engagement models that can help bring the voices of everyday citizens into public life.
Effective advocates may need to shift focus from political persuasion to public relations power.
Protecting the independent media and the public sphere presents an epic challenge, but there is great opportunity for philanthropy to step up and help.
In South Korea, a core principle of social innovation is finding ways to engage citizens at the grassroots level.
Under Mayor Park Won-soon, the city of Seoul has become a leader in fostering social innovation.
It’s time for activists and organizations to adopt a more strategic approach to public interest communications.
Document leaks, big data, and open government are reviving the fight against global graft.
President Obama experimented with radically new ways of maximizing the impact of social programs.