Building a Movement to End the New Jim Crow

Things to do when we meet to discuss this book:


  1. Roles: Helper, Advocate, Organizer, Rebel.
    What role do you feel most aligned with? What are some examples of actions that you have seen others take that fit into a role? Let’s categorize each other. We can move to four corners of a room.

  2. Put people we know on an alignment spectrum

Specific to an issue

  1. Power mapping
    What issue and who should we target?

  2. Drawing the reverse triangle for some issue
    Identify pillars of support and think about how to knock them down

  3. Long-term vision and short-term winnable goals