Healthy Group Accountability: Learning How To Learn

By Michael Strom And Joshua Kahn Russell, Organizing Upgrade. -

A team of facilitators from our organization, The Wildfire Project, was invited to support a base-building group whose staff was absolutely burnt out. Our first workshop brought their staff [...]

Creative Associates International: It’s Not Exactly The CIA, But Close Enough

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Chevy Chase, MD - You have likely not heard of them, but Creative Associates International (CAI) is one of the largest and most powerful non-governmental organizations operating anywhere in the [...]

How To Turn Your Non-Profit Into A Worker Co-op

By GEO Collective. -

If people who want to start a worker-owned cooperative are currently working for a government agency — like we were working for a nonprofit that was contracting with a government agency — but [...]

Baltimore Nonprofits Fail To Pay Their “Fair Share” Of City Services

By Mark Reutter, Baltimore Brew. -

Last night the City Council ripped off one of the biggest scabs on Baltimore’s body politic – the fact that large nonprofit institutions pay no property taxes. At an informational hearing, the [...]

‘Zero-Tolerance’ Immigration Policy Is Big Money For Contractors, Nonprofits

By Geoff West and Alex Baumgart, -

President Trump’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy under the direction of Attorney General Jeff Sessions is big business for U.S. companies — from private prison and tech firms to defense and [...]

Non-Profits Sue Monsanto Over Misleading Labeling Of Popular Herbicide Roundup

By Katherine Paul, -

By Katherine Paul for Organic Consumers Association - Washington, DC- Two nonprofit organizations filed a lawsuit against Monsanto for misleading the public by labeling its popular weedkiller [...]

More Equitable Economy Exists Right Next Door

By Jay Walljasper, -

By Jay Walljasper for AlterNet - Business owners gather at an elegant Montreal event center to celebrate the 20th anniversary of a large-scale economic partnership. The former chief of Quebec’s [...]

Congress’s Move To Delay IRS Muzzle Rule Another Year Is Not All Good News

By Adam DeAngeli, -

By Adam DeAngeli for Tax Revolution Center - The draft of the House of Representatives’ financial-services appropriations bill contains language very similar to what was passed last year to [...]

Cleveland’s Greater University Circle Initiative

By Walter Wright, Kathryn W. Hexter and Nick Downer, -

By Walter Wright, Kathryn W. Hexter and Nick Downer for Democracy Collaborative - Cities are increasingly turning to their “anchor” institutions as drivers of economic development, harnessing the [...]

Nonprofits: Beware The Hand That Feeds

By Auset Marian Lewis, -

By Auset Marian Lewis for Tele Sur - Injustice is not happenstance. It’s systemic. Police shoot more unarmed black men than white because the slave system put a target on their backs centuries [...]

Wall Street Taking Over Nonprofit Sector

By Dan Wright, -

By Dan Wright for Shadow Proof - While there has traditionally been a close relationship between Wall Street donors and nonprofit organizations like charities and universities, a new study from [...]

Why NonProfits Can’t Lead The 99%

By Warren Marr, -

By Warren Marr for Black Agenda Report - A seasoned movement elder examines what happens left organizations are led exclusively by college-educated professionals answerable to self-perpetuating [...]

Don’t Look To US Government To Solve Climate Crisis

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, -

In our previous article, we described how the U.S. has undermined the United Nations Conference of Party (COP) meetings to force a pro-industry agenda, even going so far as spying on countries [...]

Corporations Spy On Nonprofits With Impunity

By Ralph Nader, -

Here's a dirty little secret you won't see in the daily papers: Corporations conduct espionage against U.S. nonprofit organizations without fear of being brought to justice. Yes, that means [...]

Accomplices Not Allies: Abolishing the Ally Industrial Complex

By Indigenous Action Media, -

The ally industrial complex has been established by activists whose careers depend on the “issues” they work to address. These nonprofit capitalists advance their careers off the struggles they [...]