ROP’s Democracy Grid is a tool for analyzing issues against the core tenets of Democracy. But how useful is the Grid in communities that have been systematically excluded from our nation’s “Democracy”?
How ROP Board Member Janice Thopmson’s school teacher sensibilities proved so useful in coming up with one of ROP’s signature organizing tools.
How a simple, one-page tool helped ROP live in to its identity as a multi-issue organization.
Janice Thompson describes the role of ROP in her own trajectory from a small-town teacher and volunteer leader with a Yamhill County Human Dignity Group, to ROP board chair, to director of a statewide organization working for economic justice.