Social Movement Building Publications

Linking in the Lab: Innovating Cross-Movement Leadership and Learning

June 2015

By Rachel Rosner and Madeline Wander
Executive Summary by Manuel Pastor

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Transforming Lives, Transforming Movement Building: Lessons from the National Domestic Workers Alliance Strategy – Organizing – Leadership (SOL) Initiative

By Jennifer Ito, Rachel Rosner, Vanessa Carter, and Manuel Pastor

November/December 2014

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A Foot in Both Worlds: Institutionalizing Progressive Community-­Engaged Research Centers within Universities

By Jeffrey O. Sacha, Jared P. Sanchez, Ange-Marie Hancock, and Manuel Pastor

December 2013

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Moments, Movements, and Momentum: Engaging Voters, Scaling Power, Making Change

By Manuel Pastor, Gihan Perera, and Madeline Wander

March 2013

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Putting Faith First: Traditions and Innovations in Organizing within Religious Communities

by the USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture and the Program for Environmental and Regional Equity
April 2012

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L.A. Rising: The 1992 Civil Unrest, the Arc of Social Justice Organizing, and the Lessons for Today's Movement Building

By Manuel Pastor and Michele Prichard
with Jennifer Ito and Vanessa Carter
April 2012

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Koreatown: A Contested Community at a Crossroads

By Jared Sanchez, Mirabai Auer, Veronica Terriquez, and Mi Young Kim
Prepared in collaboration with the Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance (KIWA)
April 2012

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Beyond the Count: Leveraging the 2010 Census to Build New Capacities for Civic Engagement and Social Change

By Jennifer Ito, Barbara Masters, Rhonda Ortiz and Manuel Pastor 
Funded by The California Endowment
December 2011

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Transactions – Transformations – Translations: Metrics That Matter for Building, Scaling, and Funding Social Movements

Manuel Pastor, Jennifer Ito, and Rachel Rosner
October 2011

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To mark the Rosenberg Foundation’s 75th anniversary, leading social justice advocates and thinkers look into the future.

Justice in California
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Connecting at the Crossroads: Alliance Building and Social Change in Tough Times

December 2010 
By Manuel Pastor, Jennifer Ito and Rhonda Ortiz and Commissioned by Public Interest Projects

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The Color of Change: Inter-Ethnic Youth Leadership for the 21st Century

By Manuel Pastor, Rhonda Ortiz, Jennifer Ito, Veronica Terriquez, Vanessa Carter, Jennifer Tran, and Teresa Cheng

November 2010

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Making Change: How Social Movements Work - and How to Support Them

By Manuel Pastor and Rhonda Ortiz
March 2009

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