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Posted by | June 7, 2013
Informal Jewish Service – Open to All

Start the final day of Netroots with some spiritual inspiration. Join us as we continue the legacy of Jewish activists throughout the generations, and fulfil the commandment of Tzedek, Tzedek...

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Posted by | May 31, 2013
Battleground Caucus: Georgia

Want to know more about what’s happening in battleground states like Pennsylvania and Virginia? Curious about key races and major ballot initiatives coming up? Come to one of these battleground...

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Posted by | April 8, 2013
Harnessing the Power of Young Communities of Color: The Success Story of San Jose’s Minimum Wage Increase

An unyielding coalition of college students, labor leaders, non-profits and progressive activists came together to win an uphill battle to raise San Jose’s minimum wage to $10 an hour—an unheard...

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Posted by | April 8, 2013
Don’t Rock My Vote: How GOP Legislators are Stealing National Elections

From voter ID laws to gerrymandering, Republicans have used their power to change the outcome of national elections. This panel will shed light on this important story, provide best practices...

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Posted by | April 8, 2013
What the Frack?! The Impact of Fracking on our Health and Environment and What We Can Do About It

Hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as fracking, is one of the biggest threats to our environment. Companies and our government are allowing this process to go unregulated and untested. An emergence...

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Posted by | April 8, 2013
Words That Work: How the New and Powerful Immigration Messaging Was Developed

The panel will demonstrate a new approach to message development and testing developed in the past year, while showing the powerful impact of new values-based narratives on immigrants and immigration...

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Posted by | April 8, 2013
CEQA: An Example of Linking Environmental and Labor Movements

In this session, we will discuss why labor, community organizing and environmental movements should not think that their causes are separate but equal, but need to unify in their pursuit...

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Posted by | April 8, 2013
Reaching Voters Where they Are: The Secret to California Labor’s Winning Microtargeting Strategy

In 2012 California unions defeated Prop 32, an anti-union measure funded by the Koch Brothers and other corporate interests, by using a unique combination of sophisticated microtargeting and online advertising...

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Posted by | April 8, 2013
Beyond the A/B test: Using Social Science Theory to Get More from Your List

Thinking of testing your emails in the coming year? Get smart about the A/B test. Principles from behavioral science and randomized tests in other media are great places to find...

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Posted by | April 8, 2013
Migrants Moving Mountains: How the Undocumented are Leading the Charge on Immigration Reform

In the past few years the undocumented immigrant movement has become a force with which to be reckoned. DREAMers, day laborers, domestic workers and undocumented people have created a multi-faceted...

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