In 2016, Donald Trump won the 18th district of Pennsylvania by 20 points. Last Tuesday night, in an impressive upset, that district turned blue. It was grassroots organizers – including 9,000 MoveOn members who knocked on an estimated 7,000 doors – who worked tirelessly to show the country that Democrats can win in 2018, even […] […]
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Avaaz.org A community of global citizens who take action on the major issues facing the world ensuring that the views and values of the world's people (not just political elites and unaccountable corporations) shape global decisions.
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Creative Visions Foundation Creative Visions Foundation supports Creative Activists, individuals who use the power of media and the arts to create positive change in the world.
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