Professor López details a method of fusing race and class to combat Dog Whistle Politics and teaches us to identify racially coded political rhetoric and build response messaging which fuses arguments of race and class to unite, rather than divide.
Saru helps people and groups situate their individual work within broader social movement theory, and think about how to make transformative change by building coalitions across organizations, issues, and sectors.
Anat Shenker-Orosio will focus on concrete skills to build strategic messaging by using framing and metaphors to activate your base, persuade the persuadables, and minimize the impact of those who will never agree.
Everything you need to know to plan and hold a house meeting. Kate Catherall, co-founder of the Arena, teaches us why we hold house meetings, how to use house meetings as an organizing tool, and what actually happens at a successful house meeting.
This training will break down two essential ways to implement listening in order to make movement building supported, sustainable, and effective. Learn how to develop listening partnerships and how to deep canvassing.
Everyone knows how important voter registration is. This training will explain the rules of voter registration, how to reach and have a conversation with unregistered voters, and general best practices.
Texting is quickly becoming one of the most used tactics. Learn how to use text messaging to support a campaign or cause you care about by understanding the steps involved to make an effective texting program.
Canvassing is one of the most effective methods we can use when talking to voters. This training will help any organizer or volunteer who wants to learn how to prepare and execute a canvass launch event.