Monthly Archives: September 2010

Towards a Progressive Agenda for SF

A Progressive Vision for the November Elections and Beyond Wednesday, September 22nd, 6:30-8:30pm 522 Valencia St. (Btw 16th St. and 17th St.) What is our progressive vision for an economically just city? How do electoral strategies play into the broader … Continue reading

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San Francisco left seeks to channel spirit of ’75

From SF Public Press: http://sfpublicpress.org/news/2010-08/san-francisco-left-seeks-to-channel-spirit-of-%E2%80%9975 By Mineko Brand, SF Public Press — Aug 17 2010 It could have been the plot of a science fiction novel, or perhaps “Rip Van Winkle.” Thirty-five years after its first meeting, the Community Congress … Continue reading

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Community Congress envisions a new city

From El Tecolote: http://eltecolote.org/content/2010/08/commuity-congress-envisions-a-new-city/ By Charity Crouse :: EL TECOLOTE – Wednesday August 25, 2010 More than 100 activists gathered Aug. 15-16 to convene a Community Congress exploring ways to bring San Francisco together to address issues of community-based economic … Continue reading

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Community Congress convened

Local progressives adopt policy platform they hope will inform future elections and agendas From SF Bay Guardian: http://www.sfbg.com/2010/08/17/community-congress-convened 08.17.10  | Alex Emslie | About 60 San Francisco citizens voted just before 1 p.m. on Aug. 15 to adopt a progressive … Continue reading

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Final ratified platforms!

We are slowly recovering from the Community Congress, and finally updating the blog with the final ratified documents. Again, thank you to the 200 or so people who spent an entire weekend developing this step in a progressive agenda for … Continue reading

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