Updates

Posted by Mary | June 22, 2016
Keynote conversation on climate change and environmental justice

The topic of climate change often brings to mind images of melting glaciers and starving polar bears. For too long we’ve failed to connect the direct impact of environmental injustices,...

Posted by Mary | June 20, 2016
A keynote conversation on the digital culture shift

NOTE: This was our initial announcement, the updated and current lineup can be found here. As activism for police accountability, fair wages, just immigration, and more takes center stage,

Posted by Mary | June 17, 2016
Announcing our 2016 Screening Series!

Full-length screenings. A panel on comedy and political video. Even a virtual reality experience. Our 2016 Screening Series offers a little something for everyone.

Posted by Mary | May 10, 2016
Our #NN16 agenda!

After almost two months of reading and scoring hundreds of panel submissions, we're proud to announce the ones chosen to be presented at Netroots Nation this summer—and the most diverse...

Posted by Mary | April 26, 2016
Announcing 40 great trainings for NN16!

Every year, Netroots Nation attendees have access to some of the top experts and smartest organizers in the movement with our extensive training program. If you come to Netroots Nation,...

Posted by Mary | December 12, 2015
From Detroit to St. Louis: Lessons and Next Steps for a Conference Centering on Racial Justice

When we announced St. Louis as our next location for Netroots Nation 2016, we shared with you our goal to center the conference on racial justice and lift up the...

Posted by Mary | July 28, 2015
We’re going to St. Louis!

If you missed our announcement during Netroots Nation, I wanted to make sure you knew: We’re going to St. Louis in 2016 and plan to make racial justice a central...

Posted by Mary | July 22, 2015
Media coverage from NN15

Reporters from outlets across the country attended Netroots Nation last week. Below are a few pieces from the coverage.

Posted by Mary | July 18, 2015
Netroots Nation stands in solidarity with all people seeking human rights

Netroots Nation stands in solidarity with all people seeking human rights. With today’s Town Hall, our aim was to give presidential

Posted by Mary | July 18, 2015
Day 2 highlights & Saturday streaming guide

I hope you were able to tune in to our live stream of Netroots Nation Day 2. If you aren't able to watch in real time, you can still catch...

Posted by Mary | July 17, 2015
Day 1 highlights & Friday streaming guide

I hope you were able to tune in to our live stream of Netroots Nation Day 1. If you aren't able to watch in real time, you can still catch...

Posted by Mary | July 15, 2015
Let’s get ICE out of the 4th Ave Jail!

By now you probably know that Sheriff Joe Arpaio has a legacy of abusing power and terrorizing immigrant families in Maricopa County. Yet even though the Department of Justice is...

Posted by Mary | July 7, 2015
Fight for an Arpaio-free AZ

Sheriff Joe Arpaio has a long history of abusing power and terrorizing immigrant families in Maricopa County, home to Phoenix and the metro area. A Department of Justice report affirmed...

Posted by Mary | June 29, 2015
The Netroots Music Project 2015!

For the last year we've been working on an ambitious new piece of programming called the Netroots Music Project. When progressive values are promoted in culture they become normalized. From folk...

Posted by Mary | June 25, 2015
We’re leaving a mural behind in PHX

More than 6,000 people have lost their lives crossing the U.S.-Mexico border since 1998, and there are more than 900 unidentified bodies in Pima County alone. These lives lost are...