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National CLP Network to Convene

National CLP Network to Convene

“This institute is an opportunity for the outstanding educators, practitioners and students who represent and carry our collective vision for justice and expanding opportunities to be together, to celebrate, conspire and learn.” Over 30 faculty, community partners and students from… Read More
New Programs In Detroit and Phoenix Welcome Students

New Programs In Detroit and Phoenix Welcome Students

Community Learning Partnership programs in Detroit and Phoenix are launching this Fall! Students in the inaugural courses at Henry Ford College in Detroit are learning organizing history and skills, and at Phoenix College, they are focusing on political ideologies and… Read More
Changing the Future: The M2M Program at Hinds Community College

Changing the Future: The M2M Program at Hinds Community College

Dr. Shakira Cain, who is leading the development of a new community change studies program based at Hinds Community College in Jackson, Mississippi, welcomed Professor Lena Jones, co-coordinator of the Community Learning Partnership program in Minneapolis-St. Paul, and Ken Rolling,… Read More
Abdi Muse, Minneapolis Student, Appointed Senior Policy Aide to Mayor

Abdi Muse, Minneapolis Student, Appointed Senior Policy Aide to Mayor

“I’d like to see the Somali community involved in local politics at the neighborhood level, where you can make an impact. If you’re not at the table as an immigrant community, your issues will be left out.” Abdi Muse Abdi… Read More
We're There:  The Democracy Commitment Annual Meeting in Louisville

We’re There: The Democracy Commitment Annual Meeting in Louisville

Syd Beane and Lena Jones are Speakers at TDC! Our Team is attending The Democracy Commitment (TDC) annual meeting in Louisville, Kentucky, June 5-7, 2014, conspiring with our partners and friends at the forefront of building civic engagement in… Read More
“Getting Past Capitalism: History, Vision, Hope” By DeAnza Professor Cynthia Kaufman

“Getting Past Capitalism: History, Vision, Hope” By DeAnza Professor Cynthia Kaufman

“We need to give up on false hopes of a major rupture where capitalism implodes on itself all at once. We need to stop focusing on states as the major locus of anti-capitalist activity. We are up against a shape-shifting… Read More