We’re excited to once again bring the Great Netroots New Tools Shootout back to Netroots Nation in 2015. This is your chance to (re)introduce the Netroots community to your voting, organizing, campaigning, make-the-world-a-better-place technology solution. Just click here to submit your product, app or feature for entry. The New Tools Shootout will be held Saturday, July read on →
A few weeks ago we introduced you to the first round of Blue Nation Review scholarship winners, and today I wanted to share a few stories from our newest recipients:
“My proudest moment: Mobilizing over 300 people in Phoenix for the Trayvon March and Rally. So many people came up to share with me that it was their first time participating in a march or action. It gave me inspiration to know that organizing helped them feel that all hope was not lost.” —Tia Oso read on →
We're thrilled to announce the 40 training sessions that will be offered at Netroots Nation 2015. We've got sessions on topics from data and analytics to field organizing to graphic design, messaging and more.
This is our most diverse training program yet: 63% of our trainers are female and 42% are people of color.
There's a little something for everyone, from basic online organizing to more advanced tactics. read on →
About a month ago, we announced that Blue Nation Review was sponsoring 100 scholarships to Netroots Nation. Today, we'd like to introduce the first round of winners and tell you a few of their inspiring stories.
“I came out at the age of 15 out of frustration with bullies and subsequently started one of the first gay-straight alliances in a high school in New Orleans. I have been an activist ever since that moment, which has allowed me to learn how to use my voice to advocate for those who are continually marginalized and belittled for who they are.” —Ashton Woodsread on →