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A Broader View
A Broader View Volunteers is a 501(c)(3) organization offering volunteer travel placements in many countries which support local organizations in low income communities.
Adbusters is a not-for-profit, magazine offering incisive philosophical articles and activist commentary addressing issues ranging from genetically modified foods to media concentration.
Alternet's Activism & Vision section focusing on stories of activists making a difference stimulating thought, and driving change.
A community of global citizens who take action on the major issues facing the world ensuring that the views and values of the world's people (not just political elites and unaccountable corporations) shape global decisions.
Bill McKibben is an author, educator, environmentalist, and founder of 350.org.
BreakingNews brings you the biggest stories as they happen, 24 hours a day, from hundreds of news and eyewitness sources across the globe.
CampusActivism.org is an interactive web site for progressive student activists. The site provides tools for sharing contacts, event information, ideas and resources.
Causes empowers individuals to create grassroots communities called “causes” that take action on behalf of a specific issue or nonprofit organization.
Cost of War
A running tally of the cost to date of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, along with total war spending, updated every millisecond.
Creative Visions Foundation
Creative Visions Foundation supports Creative Activists, individuals who use the power of media and the arts to create positive change in the world.
Demos is a multi-issue national organization, combining research with support for on-the-ground action to make equality and democracy more than just ideals.
DoSomething.org harnesses that awesome energy and unleashes it on causes teens care about.
Explore is a philanthropic community whose mission is to champion the selfless acts of others, to create a portal into the soul of humanity and to inspire lifelong learning.
Focus on the Global South (Focus)
Focus combines policy research, advocacy, activism and grassroots capacity building to generate critical analysis and encourage debate on national and international policies related to corporate-led globalisation, neo-liberalism and militarisation.
Free Speech For People
Free Speech For People is a national non-partisan campaign working to restore democracy to the people and to return corporations to their place as economic rather than political entities.
Games for Change
Games for Change facilitates the creation and distribution of social impact games that serve as critical tools in humanitarian and educational efforts.
Global Block Foundation
Global Block Foundation harnesses the spirit of innovation, creativity and activism at the core of the Hip-Hop movement to empower youth and transform communities across the globe.
Global Revolution is a platform for observation, analysis and dissemination of opinions of associations, groups and individuals who do not identify with the current global economic or political system.
GRITtv is current affairs programming focused on public debate incorporating viewer-submitted content, grassroots activism, and a positive, progressive message that aims to go beyond the one-way format of traditional media.
Grounded TV Network
Grounded TV Network provides cultural and socially relevant content. It is a team of artists from film, visual FX, graphic design, generals arts, rappers, DJs and musicians working to create a positive change and support those who do the same.
IndiaUnheard is a network of 30 Community Correspondents (CCs) spread across 24 Indian states. These CCs represent India’s most marginalized perspectives and make it their mission is to empower the world’s poorest citizens.
Left Forum convenes the largest annual conference of a broad spectrum of left and progressive intellectuals, activists, academics, organizations and the interested public.
MobilizeU is an international competition between colleges and universities to engage their campus communities in environmental activism surrounding Earth Day 2012.
Motion to Amend
Move to Amend is a coalition of organizations and individuals committed to social and economic justice, ending corporate rule, and building a vibrant democracy that is genuinely accountable to the people, not corporate interests.
MoveOn connects ordinary people and politics via grassroots involvement and electronic advocacy groups on issues such as campaign finance, environmental, energy, impeachment, gun safety, and nuclear disarmament.
MyDD is a group blog designed to discuss the progressive movement and political power, along with polling, research, commentary, analysis, and activism.
Netroots Nation amplifies progressive voices by providing an online and in-person campus for exchanging ideas and learning how to be more effective in using technology to influence the public debate.
Operation Silver Star (OSS)
OSS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting wounded and returning combat military veterans of all eras.
Group of millionaires pleading to the President, Harry Reid and John Boehner that they do the right thing for our country and raise their taxes.
PLURAL+ Youth Video Festival
PLURAL+ is a UN project that supports youth in addressing the key challenges of their communities related to migration, diversity and social inclusion.
POPVOX bridges the gap between the input the public wants to provide and the information Members of Congress want and need to receive.
ProPublica is an independent, non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest focusing on stories with moral force and shining a light on exploitation and on failures of responsibility.
Protest.Net is a collective of activists that publishes a public record of political activities on the web in search of creating a better world.
Public Citizen serves as the people’s voice in the nation’s capital.
PULSE is a collaborative political weblog featuring work by a variety of writers, activists and academics based in five continents and featuring original pieces combined with hand-picked audiovisual material and writing.
Raise5 is a fundraising platform that gives everyone a creative way to raise money for their favourite charities and non-profit organizations with their free time and talents.
RootsAction is an online initiative of independent-minded progressives dedicated to galvanizing millions of Americans who are committed to economic fairness, equal rights, civil liberties, environmental protection — and defunding endless wars.
Rootstrikers is aimed at restoring power over American politics and government to 100% of the people.
StartSomeGood connects social entrepreneurs with people who want to help.
2013-04-06: Strike Debt!
Strike Debt came from a coalition of Occupy groups looking to build popular resistance to all forms of debt imposed on us by the banks.
The Global Square
The Global Square is a project to perpetuate the creative and cooperative spirit of the occupations and transform them into lasting forms of social organization.
The Ruckus Society
The Ruckus Society provides environmental, human rights, and social justice organizers with the tools, training, and support to achieve their goals.
United Progressives is a non-partisan blog intended to unite progressives on issues rather than candidates and to seek change in our lives and to our political system of government.
War Costs by State
Provides state’s cost of war and rate of poverty combined with the number of homeless individuals and the percent of people with food insecurity.
War Trade Offs
Tool by the National Priorities Project that explore the magnitude and meaning of U.S. war costs, focused on housing, an annual grocery bill and a family's yearly energy bill.
2013-06-29: We Are Many
WeAreMany.org provides a sampling of radical and alternative thought in the form of audio and video sources.
Wolf PAC is working to get money from multinational corporations out of politics.
ZNet is a gathering place for large sectors of progressive intellectual and activist communities.