Tips for Effective Calls to Talk Radio

Talk radio is among the best potential venues for groups to shift public opinion and one where everyone can learn to be effective. A bit of preparation will make get your message out.

Tips on Writing Effective Letters to the Editor

The letters sections of newspapers and magazines are prime forums for getting your message to a wide audience. Letters to the editor in local and regional papers are read by local activists, government officials, legislators and many community members.

Primers

Reclaim Democracy’s PDF primers are resource references as well as concise introductions to issues we address. They’re great education/outreach tools and all may be freely copied and distributed in their unaltered form.

Model Resolution to Free Democracy from Corporate Control and Amend the Constitution

This template resolution calling for an amendment to the constitution to end corporate personhood can be used to help grow the movement and get other communities to take this stand. It can be used with City Councils, County Boards of Supervisors, and others.

ReclaimDemocracy.org and National Network Ready to Launch “Campaign to Amend”

ReclaimDemocracy.org and a broad alliance of grassroots pro-democracy groups are preparing to make 2010 a breakthrough year for the Democracy Movement. To accomplish this, we’re building the broadest coalition yet to confront and revoke runaway corporate power. The focus: amending the U.S. Constitution to overturn the Court-created notion of applying constitutional rights to corporations.

There’s a RAT in the Appropriations Bill

A bill that is implementing Recreation Access Taxes (or RATs) will make it more expensive to visit federal lands while opening the doors to commercialism.

Many of Bush Administration’s Claimed “Terrorism” Arrests Are Misleading

Non-crimes and misdemeanors among Ashcroft’s examples of success in “war on terror”