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Getting Action: Climate Protection – The New Insurgency

Activists are enforcing – not breaking – the law when attempting to obstruct operations that destroy our planet, as Jeremy Brecher explains.

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Some good news from the climate battlefield…

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Getting Action on Climate: We just published an inspiring and, we hope, valuable new series of profiles on global climate activism. Read the blog post and follow the links to find out more…

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Getting Action: Crowdsourcing to the rescue! Looking for the Charles Lindbergh of sustainable development

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The UNDP is challenging the world to find ways to develop sustainably. Can you help??

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Strategy briefing: the Keystone XL series

Anti-pipeline protesters circle the White House in November 2011 - credit: Ben Castle

Voices from across the anti-Keystone campaign share their stories, reflections and inspirations in our new strategy briefing – available to download.

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Getting Action: Citizens to Governments – Show me the Money!

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GA reposts Michael Lipsky of Demos on fiscal transparency and the open budget movement.

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Getting Action: Welcome to 2012

We wish all our friends and readers a very happy New Year. Read about what the Democracy Center has planned for 2012…

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Getting Action: The Art of Advocacy

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What does it take to change the world? The winds may be shifting but how can we harvest them, asks Jim Shultz.

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Getting Action: From Wall St to…Where?

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#OWS: What does it take to harness the winds of change? We needn’t simply let the final results rest with fate…

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Getting Action: The Democracy Center’s New Advocacy Blog!

Welcome to the new blog space and discussion forum. Join in!

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