Organizer Boot Camp: How to Build a Base and Move Into Action This intensive, three-month training moves through the core organizing concepts of power, self-interest, and one-to-one relational meetings, and teaches you how to make propositions, hold effective meetings and create a powerful team. Materials and sessions are in English and Spanish.

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Stand with Megan Against Insurance Greed!

December 15, 2023
Sign our petition below to tell Highmark BCBS to cover Megan's care!

Priced Out and Fed Up, Tenants Demand a National Renters Bill of Rights

November 24, 2023
From Truthout – As affordable housing dwindles, renters are calling for federal protections against price-gouging corporate…

Training Is How We Transform Society

November 19, 2023
Over at, Sulma discusses how at People’s Action Institute, training is our foundation. These…

Sick and Tired of Industry Greed, Activists Across US Target For-Profit Health Insurers

October 12, 2023
Pushing back against insurers' annual denial of nearly a quarter-billion healthcare claims or pre-authorization requests,…

North Carolina: A Down Home Member Convening

October 12, 2023
Down Home held its first-ever convention in September. Members came from across the state to…

Maryland: Rent Stabilization in Montgomery County

October 12, 2023
On July 18, 2023, the Montgomery County Council – an 11-member legislative body elected by…

Washington: Building Alignment

October 12, 2023
For the past year, ONE America and Washington CAN have been working together to develop…

Massachusetts: “Working Class as F***!” Movement Politics in the field

October 12, 2023
Natasha Megie-Maddrey, our Neighbor to Neighbor MA member running for office in Lynn, won her…

Illinois: First in the Nation to End Cash Bail!

October 12, 2023
In a tremendous victory for organizers, Illinois became, on September 18, the first state in…

Care Over Cost Rallies Hundreds Nationwide at Private Health Insurers, Demanding Corporations Reverse Claim Denials & Provide Care

October 12, 2023
Care Over Cost Members Exposed Industry Greed at Anthem BCBS/Elevance, United Healthcare, and Aetna Corporate…