Civic Engagement | OneWorld Progressive Institute, Inc.

Civic Engagement or civic participation has been defined as "Individual and collective actions designed to identify
and address issues of public concern."
- Wikipedia






Common Cause is a nonpartisan, grassroots organization dedicated to restoring the core values of American democracy, reinventing an open, honest and accountable government that serves the public interest, and empowering ordinary people to make their voices heard in the political process.


Community Healing Network is a non-profit group, founded in New Haven, CT and focused on mobilizing black people across the country to overcome the myth of black inferiority and other emotional legacies of slavery so we can all reach our full potential. CHN also invites churches to create places of healing where people can come together to share concerns and find support for personal healing.


Become a Volunteer: Learn how to become a volunteer, where to find volunteer opportunities best suited for you, and how to get started. Contact OneWorld to become a volunteer today.


Media Matters is a Web-based, not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) progressive research and information center dedicated to comprehensively monitoring, analyzing, and correcting conservative misinformation 
in the U.S. media.


National Public Radio delivers breaking national and world news as well as top stories from business, politics, health, science, technology, music, arts and culture


Showdown in America: Join the movement to STOP the Foreclosure Fraud & Bank Greed. "Showdown in America" will show you how to TAKE ACTION on your behalf. Rev. Dr. Frederick Streets is an expert in helping us to understand the dynamics of a crisis and what we need to do to survive and thrive.


In the state of Vermont, workers are actively engaged. The "Detailied Human Rights Standards for Healthcare Systems."are available at


Voting Rights for Ex-Offenders –
In some states ex-offenders lose the right to vote – why?
Watch the video on YouTube by clicking HERE.

  • is a place to find thought-provoking news, conversation and support for those who care about diversity, equal opportunity and respect for differences in schools.  The site promises to awaken Americans to the problems of hate and intolerance, prompt them to action, and encourage them to dig deeper.
    Please browse the entire site and take some of the personal quizzes.

  • The Center for Digital Democracy is about: Protecting Privacy, Promoting Consumer Rights and Ensuring Corporate Accountability.
    Perhaps the most powerful - but largely invisible - force shaping our digital media reality is the role of interactive advertising and marketing. Much of our online experience, from websites to search engines to social networks, is being shaped to better serve advertisers. Increasingly, individuals are being electronically "shadowed" online, our actions and behaviors observed, collected, and analyzed so that we can be "micro-targeted."
    Learn more from CDD site listed below.

  • Democracy Now
    A daily TV/radio news program, hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez, airing on over 900 stations, pioneering the largest community media collaboration in the United States.



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