Day of Blogging for Justice: “I Am a Community Organizer”

By Jonathan Adams Sep 08, 2008

The mainstream media is wrapped up in the presidential election, but bloggers have a much better view of the ways that top down politics have not always delivered the change that we want to see in our communities. Today, bloggers all over the world are taking time to tell the stories of community organizers who, every day, fight for the rights of those most vulnerable. Members of the afrosphere/AfroSpear are responding to Sarah Palin’s comment about "community organizers by blogging it out. Check out what others have said so far: African American Political Pundit Afro-Netizen Don’t Black Gay Me! Electronic Village (has a longer list) Feministing Jack and Jill Politics Are you a community organizer? Tell us how you feel about the comment.