ORGANIZING, NETWORKING & POLITICAL ACTION: LINKS
Women Count - a national non-partisan media campaign and educational program that challenges every woman to exercise her right to vote. www.womencount.org
CANTERA - Popular Education and Communication Center
The DataCenter - ImpactResearch
American Civil Liberties Union
Schools Not Jails
Third Wave Foundation
Women’s Institute for Leadership Development
Youth Empowerment Center
WEBSITES FOR ONLINE ACTIVISTS
AlterNet provides a news service of alternative information for community organizers.
The Center for Policy Alternatives www.cfpa.org/progdirectory/
The Center for Policy Alternatives presents an online directory of progressive organizations working on state issues.
Compass Point www.compasspoint.org
Includes "MediaNet," an online tutorial about public and media relations using the Internet.
Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility www.cpsr.org
The grandma of all online activism organizations: Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility
The Electronic Frontier Foundation deals with "rights" in cyberspace.
An online community for activists dealing with issues around hunger, homelessness, and people in need.
The home of anti-racism-net, peacenet, womensnet, and econet. Includes changing tips for activists and an electronic newsletter for activists.
Net Action www.netaction.org
Includes "The Virtual Activist," an online handbook for those who want to use electronic tools to organize.
The Organizer's Collaborative www.organizenow.net/
The Organizer's Collaborative works to make "computers accessible as a tool in support of community-based, social change organizing."