Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act SignedSubmitted Thu Jan 29 2009 11:20:00 GMT-0500 (EST) by Jason Z.
This victory for working people is also a victory for Moms Rising, one of the most nimble and effective organizations in the Salsa user community (anyone at last June's user conference probably remembers their presentations). MomsRising has worked this legislation hard over the past two years, including one of the coolest twists on write-your-rep that we've seen: when Sen. John McCain opined that underpaid women needed more education, MomsRising answered with a "send McCain your resume" action that inundated him with thousands of C.V.s. (Followed up with another supporting e-action for the day the resumes were delivered in person.)
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Buffalo Field Campaign talks SalsaSubmitted Wed Sep 03 2008 20:07:00 GMT-0400 (EDT)
Dan Brister, Project Director of the Buffalo Field Campaign, talks about how he hopes Salsa will mobilize grassroots support around the protection of Yellowstone's last wild buffalo.
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Wired for Change makes the Washington Post!Submitted Tue Jul 22 2008 09:43:00 GMT-0400 (EDT) by Charles Lenchner
Our friends over at Wired for Change were mentioned in the Washington Post on Monday. The article, "Liberal Bloggers Brace for Victory," covered the left-wing blogosphere and the 2008 election. Here's a snippet:
This past weekend, those same types showed up, plus tech firms such as
Wired for Change, hawking an online product called Salsa that helps
groups engage people through e-mail lists. There's no denying that the
gathering has crossed the mainstream threshold when swag bags, complete
with El Sabroso Salsita salsa chips, were handed out alongside condoms
from the Center for Constitutional Rights.
Congrats, WFC! You can read the whole article at http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/07/20/AR2008072002191.html?sub=AR.
And also check out this video, sent our way by Jim Walsh:
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Talking Tech, Talking Change: DIA users meetup in LASubmitted Wed Jun 25 2008 11:30:00 GMT-0400 (EDT) by Kip Williams
Last week, David and I closed up the San Francisco office and headed down to LA. On Friday, we met up with organizers who are using Salsa and held the first ever DIA SoCal Users Forum.
We started the agenda with a demo of the new Actions 2.0 tool, and then folks shared questions and stories from their own adventures in online organizing.
Check out this video from the day.
Happy Birthday, RoeSubmitted Tue Jan 22 2008 13:28:17 GMT-0500 (EST)
CCR Closes the E-Advocacy Loop With Holiday VideoSubmitted Mon Dec 24 2007 10:56:34 GMT-0500 (EST)
Smart Campaign Doubles CCR's List for PenniesSubmitted Mon Dec 10 2007 17:03:11 GMT-0500 (EST)
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The Progressives Guide to Holiday Gift-GivingSubmitted Fri Nov 02 2007 09:54:29 GMT-0400 (EDT)
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