Progressive social movements don’t often take inspiration from conservative megachurches. But their lessons about organizational structure may be worth a second look.
Ordinary, introverted Jennifer Robinson helped convince her town to officially oppose the Supreme Court decision. You can, too, with a little help from your friends.
Religious congregations are embracing a new role: economic support groups.
My neighbors and I know we can’t go back to the old economy. But what can we do to build a new one?
It’s not about deadbolts and surveillance cameras—it’s about having people you can turn to for help.
How to overcome the obstacles and cultivate a caring, supportive community group in the face of tough economic times.
This isn't a future you can, or should, face alone. How to make sure you don't have to.
Connie Allen started a support group for friends adjusting to smaller incomes.
How members of Common Security Clubs help each other relearn how to live in community.
Without the support of others, we get drained, we burn out, we sit out elections, or we vote our fears. With it, we can make real change.