Paul Cienfuegos http://mtpr.org en Paul Cienfuegos - Community Rights http://mtpr.org/post/paul-cienfuegos-community-rights-0 <p>07/14/2014 - Most citizens have political opinions. Many are involved in nonprofit community-based organizations. But the time-impaired average person remains politically disorganized and distracted. Collective political action nationally is often limited to mobilizing for wars and elections. Disengagement can seem the norm. Community organizers are bucking this trend. Local issues, be they environmental, fair wages, or municipalization of energy and Internet services, are getting more and more people off their couches. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:24:14 +0000 Sue Ginn 21833 at http://mtpr.org Paul Cienfuegos - Community Rights http://mtpr.org/post/paul-cienfuegos-community-rights <p>12/16/2013 - Most citizens have political opinions. Many are involved in nonprofit community-based organizations. But the time-impaired average person remains politically disorganized and distracted. Collective political action nationally is often limited to mobilizing for wars and elections. Disengagement can seem the norm. Community organizers are bucking this trend. Local issues, be they environmental, fair wages, or municipalization of energy and Internet services, are getting more and more people off their couches. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:15:43 +0000 Sue Ginn 12388 at http://mtpr.org