A friend asked me the other day to remind him why I don’t like to use the word empower when I am doing organizing work. I believe that when we talk about “empowering” people, we make an inherent assumption...
- You can make your happy ending come true and at the same time, build a stronger organization with committed leaders and activists.
- You can build your political power and strengthen your ties to political allies, and at the same time respect your opponents and maintain good relationships.
- If you can be specific about what you want and be disciplined in following a plan, you can win a campaign. Action Circles can help you create a plan that leads to your happy ending, uses your resources wisely, and builds your base of support.
Everyone has power, and sometimes it is hard to identify where your power comes from and the most effective ways to use it. Action Circles will help you identify your power and use it to your best advantage.