community organising

Community organising primer

A great resource developed by Randy Stoeker. Includes explanations of how community organising differs from service delivery, advocacy and community development, and exploration of three different models of CO (power, development, and information focused).

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Would Saul Alinsky break his own rules?

In recent years, Saul Alinsky has become known for of his connections to prominent figures inside Washington, D.C. In the 1980s, Barack Obama cut his political teeth as an organizer in an Alinskyite community organization, an initiative on the South Side of Chicago...

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