We’re diving into the music world with the launch of a new program called the Netroots Music Project. Next July, thousands of activists from across the nation will gather in Phoenix, AZ, for Netroots Nation 2015. In addition to keynotes, panels and trainings, the conference will include music as a significant part of the programming. The centerpiece of read on →
Each year we hold a community online auction to support the work we do at Netroots Nation. This year’s auction is now open through Tuesday, September 23. Click here to bid now! Items up for bid include: • A 5-night stay in Tokyo • Suites at the Netroots Nation convention hotel for 2015 • Vibrant posters from the read on →
We're excited to let you know about a big win that happened today in Detroit: Control of the Detroit Water and Sewage Department has been returned back to the hands of the people. Your activism, energy and help in generating media attention at Netroots Nation played a big role here. read on →
Thank you to those NN14 attendees who came out to protest the immoral water shutoffs last Friday in Detroit. To those who couldn't make it, thank you for your support from afar.
The Monday after we left town, the City of Detroit announced it was suspending shutoffs for 15 days. This is huge progress, but there is more work to be done. Local organizers continue to pressure the City of Detroit Council to stop the shutoffs and work around the clock to provide water to those who currently are without. read on →