Dreaming Bigger Dreams

Fifty years ago this summer, as the Civil Rights Bill was signed by President Johnson and hundreds of students worked to organize voters through Freedom Summer in Mississippi, Bob Zellner worked as a field secretary for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. Criss-crossing the South, going to jail, surviving beatings, and standing down George Wallace, Bob [Read More…]

What’s Happening in NC? Faith-Rooted Organizing is Bearing Fruit

A few times a week these days I get a call or email from friends around the country who all ask me the same question: so, what’s happening down there in North Carolina? I’ve taken to telling them that the Civil Rights Movement is getting born again. Most of them have read a news story [Read More…]