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NO COUNTRY STATE REGION TOWN CALL LETTERS CALL NAME EXTRA LETTERS EXTRA NAME LOCAL NAME TEXT
001 Australia New South Wales
Lismore
Aidan Ricketts - activist, educator, academic & writer
Provides activist training workshops and consultancies for various campaign groups to assist with strategic planning of campaigns.

002 Canada AB
Edmonton
Eugene's Canadian activist's site



003 Canada AB
Edmonton
Le Revue Gauche - Left Analysis and Comment
Eugene Plawiuk presents an unabashed libertarian communist blog

004 Canada BC
Vancouver
Vancouver to Vancouver
Two years, Zero emissions
Around rhe Earth by bicycle, canoe, rowboat, foot, and ski & sail!
005 Canada BC
Vancouver NU Next Up
A leadership program for young people committed to social and environmental justice
To build and support a network of young social change leaders across Western Canada.
006 Canada ON
Killaloe
Rick Reimer
Singer / songwriter / social justice activist
Decriminalize - What's the Big Fuss?
007 Canada ON
Ottawa CEP Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union
The Activist - online newsletter for activists
MENTORSHIP PROGRAM: CAMPAIGN UPDATES; MENTORSHIP MATTERS; NEW IN EDUCATION; STEWARD ACTION; ORGANIZING INFO; ECONOMIC INDICATORS;
008 Canada ON Nationwide Ottawa CUPW Canadian Union of Postal Workers
Support Postal Workers
A group of activists working to spread the word about the struggle of postal workers in our community.
009 Canada ON
Toronto
ACT for the Earth
The ACTivist magazine
Since 1982 Against Cruise Testing ACT coalition is at the forefront of international movements for peace, ecology and human rights
010 Canada ON
Toronto
Anima Leadership
Wisdom, Power, Change
Provides innovative services in the areas of leadership, diversity and equity issues, team-building and conflict resolution.
011 Canada ON
Toronto
B. R. Ashley
B. Ross Ashley
A hospital worker, a cyclocommuter, a proud adopted Canadian, and a lifelong revolutionary democratic socialist and union activist
012 Canada ON
Toronto
Connexions Online
An independent non-profit research organization and information clearinghouse (founded 1975)
Resources supporting social, economic and environmental alternatives, human rights, civil liberties, and grassroots activism.
013 Canada ON
Toronto
d'bi young
dub poet, actor, playwright

014 Canada ON
Toronto
Defend Free Speech
Condemning the decision by Canada's Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Jason Kenney to ban British MP George Galloway from Canada.
The ban on Galloway is an unprecedented attack on free speech in Canada and must be reversed immediately.
015 Canada ON
Toronto
Jessica Bell | facilitator and trainer
A host for public workshops, as well as workshops tailored to the needs of specific groups.

016 Canada ON
Toronto
Naomi Klein
Author of 'The Shock Doctrine', 'No Logo', and 'Fences and Windows'
Prepares and distributes written and video materials suitable for use in campaigns, popular education, and the classroom.
017 Canada ON
Toronto
Shaila Kibria
A community worker that also works on issues of human rights, whether it be poverty, childcare, or fair trial in courts.
Includes views about politics, culture, and current issues.
018 Canada ON
Toronto
Tools For Change
Offers trainings and workshops to help people get the skills they need to advocate for environmental, social, and economic justice.
This group is all about training and capacity building.
019 Canada ON
Toronto
Transforming Power: From the Personal to the Political
For readers of Transforming Power who wish to dig deeper into the book's content they will find here the tools and information necessary to begin
A companion website to the new book of the same name by veteran activist Judy Rebick
020 Canada ON
Toronto EWB Engineers Without Borders ISF Ingénieurs Sans Frontières
Promotes human development through access to technology.
021 Canada QC
Montreal
Apathy Is Boring
l'Apathie C'est Plate
Using art, media and technology to encourage people to be more involved in their communities and the democratic process.
022 Canada QC
Quebec City
Nora Loreto
Dulce et Decorum
Ex-Torontonian and j-school dropout. Otherwise finishing what started. U of Sask MEd student in Québec. Occasionally hilarious.
023 Egypt

Cairo CTUWS Center for Trade Union and Workers' Services


An activist group for independent unions
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024 Hungary
Worldwide Budapest WFDY World Federation of Democratic Youth
YOUTH UNITE! FORWARD FOR LASTING PEACE!
To reinforce WFDY, and its role and intervention as a youth international, anti-imperialist, left-wing organisation
025 Japan Tokyo
Tokyo
Never import the corporate fascism of japan!
Have you seen corporate fascism at work?
Protesting corporate fascism at Oki Denki Electric Company for 19 years
026 Netherlands

Amsterdam TNI Transnational Institute
A worldwide fellowship of committed scholar-activists
Provides intellectual support to those steering the world in a democratic, equitable and environmentally sustainable direction
027 Russia

Moscow
Network of Workplace Resistance


Mobilizing workers against oppression
028 Taiwan

Taipei City TLF Taiwan Labor Front


To unite the working class and other progressive forces to build a new society without exploitation, where people enjoy freedom an
029 US CA
Berkeley
Progressive Portal
Easy Online Activism
Provides opportunities for effective, easy grassroots activism on a range of progressive issues.
030 US CA
Los Angeles
Dick Gregory Global Watch


African American comedian, civil rights activist and social satirist changed the white American perception of African Americans
031 US CA
San Francisco
Roland Sheppard
Writing from a retired Business Representative of Painters Local #4
Essays covering: Civil Rights Movement; Labor; Book Reviews; Politics; the Environment. Also Two Poems.
032 US CA
San Francisco VAN Video Activist Network


Activists and politically conscious artists using video to support social, economic and environmental justice campaigns.
033 US DC World wide Washington
Act for Love
Activism is sexy! Activists are sexy! Take Action, Get Action To offer people who care about the world a place to meet other people who care about the world - and a chance to do some good
034 US DC
Washington CAPA Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations
A cooperative forum for the individual member unions
To address safety, legislative, and regulatory issues affecting the professional airline pilot
035 US GA Atlanta, Washington DC Atlanta
Project South
Institute for the Elimination of Poverty and Genocide
Develops and conducts popular political and economic education and action research for organizing and liberation.
036 US IL
Chicago
Amy B. Dean - Author - Activist - Social Entrpreneur
Building Effective Organizations for Social Change

037 US IL
Chicago
They Say Cut Back, We Say Fight Back!
Bringing together trade unionists, activists, and other progressives for the purpose of building the fight for Jobs, Income, Housing & Justice.
Build The Struggle For Jobs, Income, Housing & Justice!
038 US IL
Chicago
Utah Phillips
A Short Jog Through A Long Memory Golden Voice of the Great Southwest A true eclectic, archivist, historian, activist, philosopher, hobo, tramp, member of the IWW, and just about everything in between
039 US IL North America Wide Chicago LMV Labor's Militant Voice
Building a Socialist Alternative to the Dictatorship of Big Business
How capitalism functions, linkages with workers issues, ending this reactionary system, and building and organizing around this.
040 US KY Central KY Lexington CKCPJ Central Kentucky Council for Peace and Justice
Building a coalition and raising a voice for peace & justice!
A coalition of peacemaking groups and individuals which addresses the whole fabric of peace and justice issues.
041 US MA Nationwide Boston
A New Way Forward
The only nationally-coordinated grassroots protest against the bank bailouts since the meltdown

042 US MA
Cambridge
Campus Activism
Peace and Justice Activism
Featuring the largest online database of student activist related information.
043 US MA
Seekonk
Punkerslut Freethought
Agitation for the General Strike
with some alternative views held on Animal Rights, Anarchism, Collectivism, Atheism, Freethought, Polyamory, Syndicalism...
044 US MD Worldwide Takoma Park CWC CultureWorks Collective
Dedicated to integrating art and activism in ways that help unite and inspire people to achieve progressive change.
Artists see the world through a different light, and we now need that perspective integrated into decision making processes.
045 US MI
Coopersville LBA Live Bait & Ammo


UAW Activist Gregg Shotwell presents his collections of writings: 'In the Crosshairs', 'Live Bait & Ammo' and 'Word Documents'
046 US MI
Detroit SOS Soldiers of Solidarity
NO CONCESSIONS FOR CROOKS
Workers protest while Charlie Gibson played pander-cake with the Detroit ABC News affiliate WXYZ, the Big 3 and their enablers.
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047 US MI
Detroit SOS Soldiers of Solidarity
VIDEO: Why No GM-UAW VEBA. Workers tell GM - See ya to the VEBA, we're picking up the picket signs!
A video about why there can be no VEBA for General Motors of the Big 3.
048 US MI
Flint
Mike Westfall Papers
Westfall Awareness Papers by America's Workers For Historical Accuracy
Presenting written works focusing on issues of multinational corporate abuse and the restructuring impact on society & employment
049 US NJ
Flanders LFN Labor Fightback Network
Calls upon labor to wage a more militant fightback against the assaults on working people.

050 US NY
Brooklyn
Timothy Sheard - Author, Publisher, Acitvist


The Lenny Moss novels are about the solidarity and community spirit of blue collar communities.
051 US NY Worldwide Brooklyn RE Rolling Earth
The main contents are the 2 books: The Workers' Inspiration: Popular Education for Union Democracy, and Participatory Techniques for Language Learning
Sharing popular education tools and ideas related to democratic unionism.
052 US NY
New York
Avaaz Foundation
The World in Action
A community of global citizens who take action on the major issues facing the world today.
053 US NY
New York
Bail Out the People Movement
PROTEST THE G20 SUMMIT IN NEW YORK CITY! Saturday, September. 19 & Sunday, September 20, 2009
ANOTHER WORLD IS POSSIBLE- BUT WE MUST FIGHT FOR IT!
054 US NY
New York
Beautiful Trouble
A toolbox for the next revolution
An accessible matrix of best practices and ideas in creative campaigning
055 US NY
New York
Jane McAlevey
Spent two decades as an organizer in the labor and environment justice movement.
Jane is a PhD candidate at the CUNY Graduate Center.
056 US NY
New York
Jenna Pope
An activist armed with a camera. Fighting for justice, one photo at a time.
Fighting for social and economic justice
057 US NY
New York
National Jobs For All Coalition


Join a movement for full employment that can help create a good and just society
058 US NY Nationwide New York FIST Fight Imperialism - Stand Together
Marxist youth organization
Activists committed to fighting racism, sexism, oppression, and exploitation, all of which result from imperialism and capitalism.
059 US OR
Lake Oswego
Active Resource
A primary resource for writers, activist, readers, tutors, teachers, progressives, students, editors, and professionals.
Dedicated to rhetoric, social progress, the art of communication, civic commitment, and community
060 US PA
Philadelphia ACTION Activists' Center for Training In Organizing and Networking
ACTION Center
A resource and organizing center for environmental and social justice causes
061 US TX Worldwide Austin
Organizing for Power, Organizing for Change
Lisa Fithian uses a wide range of strategies and tactics and encouraged nonviolent direct action as one of the most effective strategies for change.
Resources and Trainings
062 US TX
Dallas
Labor Dallas
North Texas Activists
The idea is to get active with North Texas progressive events & groups
063 US TX World wide Kilgore
SaveASlave.com


To inform and educate the world about present day slaverly
064 US WI
Madison ASO Autonomous Solidarity Organization
A coalition of activists, forged during the occupation of the Wisconsin State Capitol that achieves improvements in workers' rights and social justice
A voice for the voiceless. A check on the powerful. A force for change.

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