Links/Tools
 

Directly relevant to our work:

*** See also the "Sources" link. ***

  • Beautiful Trouble: A Toolbox for Revolution
  • Beyond the Choir. "A forum for grassroots organizing"
  • Center for Story-Based Strategy
  • Cognitive Policy Works (terminated; archived)
  • Frame for the Future: Policy Communications/Training/Research (Scott Wittkopf)
  • Frameworks Academy (Learn to FRAME - $)
  • FrameWorks Institute: Changing the public conversation about social problems
  • Framing the Future: How Progressive Values Can Win Elections and Influence People, Bernie Horn (Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., 2008) (See an excerpt from the book here.)
  • Franklin Forum: Messaging
  • Indivisible Guide. This is "a step-by-step guide for individuals, groups, and organizations looking to replicate the Tea Party‚Äôs success in getting Congress to listen to a small, vocal, dedicated group of constituents. The guide is intended to be equally useful for stiffening Democratic spines and weakening pro-Trump Republican resolve."
  • Language Intelligence: Lessons on Persuasion from Jesus, Shakespeare, Lincoln, and Lady Gaga by Joseph J. Romm (CreateSpace, North Charleston, SC. 2012) (review) (review) (review) (review)
  • Messaging Matters
  • Metaphor Project
  • Moral Politics: How Liberals and Conservatives Think, 3rd Edition. George Lakoff, 2016. (description)
  • Opportunity Agenda
  • Our Story: The Hub for American Narratives
  • Patterns of Deception (from flackcheck.org)
  • Progressive Agenda for States & Localities (related to Progressive Majority Action Fund, below)
  • Progressive Majority Action Fund (related to Public Leadership Institute, below)
  • ProgressiveValues.org
  • Public Leadership Institute (related to Progressive Majority Action Fund, above)
  • Reich, Robert. "Story Time: The Lost Art of Democratic Narrative"
  • Resource Media (communications)
  • The Republican Brain (Mother Jones article) (Buy at Amazon)
  • Thinking Points: Communicating Our American Values and Vision (new link)
  • Wellstone - Tools & Resources

  • Longview Institute (archived website)
  • Rockridge Institute Archive
  • Book cover: Voicing Our Values
       Free download!
    Framing Public Issues cover
    Free download! (PDF)
    Cover: All New Don't Think of an Elephant
     
    Book Cover: Language Intelligence
     
    Cover: The Little Blue Book
     
    Book cover - Move Our Messaage
    MetaphorProject.org
    The Republican Brain cover
    Thinking Points cover
    Moral Politics 3rd Ed.
    Beautiful Trouble cover

     
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    Supplemental to our work: