Reaching across difference using authentic relational conversations and organising to build a pro-democracy movement in the United States.
Democracy Labs applies innovative tech to social justice and voting rights causes. Here is a list of tech ideas for campaigners & organizers.
A book about how small-scale drones, satellites, kites, and balloons are used by social movements for the greater good.
A 2020 survey of more than 50 organisations across the progressive movement about technology by the Progressive Tech Network Australia.
Digital campaigning free webinars for Not for Profit & grassroots campaigners by Glenn Todd. Learn the tech fundamentals & tools to grow a grassroots campaign.
The right tech tools can make a huge difference to the effectiveness of a campaign or organising project. Check out Tijuana (campaign CRM), Neighbourly (doorknocking walk-list tool) and Spoke (p2p text tool).
Upgrade your digital security practices with this how-to guide of advice, tools and resources from Blueprints for Change.
Digital campaigning – what works and what doesn’t? Get Up shares it learnings of digital experimentation and analytics.
Ben Knight presented at Progress 2015 about the power of unleashing collective intelligence through better technology. He provides a short introduction to the Loomio platform for discussion and decision-making.
Facebook is a vital organising and networking tool but presents risks for activists. Digital security can seem overwhelming but we can all get better at it. There are organisations who have done a great job of breaking the information down and giving you support to improve your practices. Start with these 7 tips.
CounterAct encourages the progressive and radical movements on the Australian continent to get better at digital privacy and security. Security culture is simply a set of practices that limits the ability for government or opponents to find out more information about you and interfere with or monitor your group. We’ve given you some tools to minimise this.
Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman, Founder and former Executive Director of SumofUs, at Progress 2015 with a series of movement case studies challenging us to be technological innovators and to bring our social change work to the cutting edge of the current century.
Here are some fantastic, free online tools you should be using!
Examples from the UK, Europe and Australia of how maps have been used to effectively communicate complex data in campaigns.