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Neighborhood Networks Takes on Corbett in Northwest Philadelphia

Bernie Sanders Tells It As It Is

Will Green Energy Replace Fossil Fuels?

It's A New Year

NN Helps "Obamacare" Sign-Up

The Privatization of Philadelphia Schools Must Be Stopped

Fed Up? Can't Take it Anymore? Then Don't!

Time to Jumpstart Philadelphia's New Economy

Tax Giveaways to the 1% -- It’s Not Just a Washington Problem

NN Endorses Three Fantastic Candidates for the Courts

The “Fiscal Cliff” Is A Myth.

This Election is In Our Hands Now

It's Homestretch Time Everyone -- Time to Crank It Up

Update on Theft of Election

Theft of the Century Now Underway

City Democrats and the 1% . . . Together Again

Progressive Democrats Win!

Let’s Wash That Corporate Cash Right Out of Our Politics

Time to Give Corbett a Little Special Philly Love

NN Participates in Public Banking Conference

Spring Training for the 99% is Almost Here

Neighborhood Networks and MoveOn and Take on The Banksters

The Democratic Party? Really?

Fracked Water is On Its Way to Your Tap

We Endorse Six for November 8

What's The Point of the Occupiers?

NN Endorses Three Great Candidates in Fall Election

"Fracking": It Sounds Like A Curse

Toomey Sent Us a Message; Now We're Taking One to Him. It's "Jobs, Not Cuts"

The Next Step in Privatizing Education: Vouchers

Primary Day 2011: Some Wins, Some Losses.

Vote for Jeff Hornstein in the First Councilmanic District

Neighborhood Networks Endorses Six Candidates In Spring Primary

Don't Miss the PROGRESSIVE Council Forum

Eighth Council District NN Adopts A Platform

'RUNNING AGAINST THE MACHINE' City Progressives publicize Party Reforms

City Council Matters

Minutes of NW Neighborhood Networks Mtg Jan. 10, 2011

Catastrophe coming -- Mayor and Council snooze

Germantown NN Community Meeting

The Election is Over -- On to the Next Election

About myself

It’s Sestak Onorato Time Because Beating Theocratic, Oligarchic, Corporate-Owned Republicans is What We Need to Do

Saving the Germantown Y

Coming September 25: POW (the Progressive Organizing Workshop).

Stop Raids on Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid

We're Tired of Tightening Our Belts

Council and the Mayor Make Bad Choices on City Budget

8th WARD RESULTS of May 18 2010 DEMOCRATIC Primary Election

Article in Inquirer Coauthored by NN VP

The Time for Fair Taxes is Now

WE DID IT!

Vote For Joe Hoeffel for Governor!!!!!

The Debate Was Great!

The Health Care Fight Is NOT Over.

Real Change In Harrisburg Starts with Electing Tim Kearney

The first ever Northwest Community Cafe came, was seen, and was loved by all.

Gtown NN Toasts the Germantown Chronicle

NN-Endorsed Candidates Win in Primary

NN Primary Endorsements

Health Care Reform:
No Mistakes This Time

Sucessful City Budget Forum

Some Budget Thoughts and Information

NN District Attorney Candidates Forum

DC 47 Press Conference

NN Positions on State and Local Budgets

Northwest Neighborhood Networks Meeting

Library Coalition Wins Round One

Neighborhood Networks Delivers 11 Pieces of Coal, and Hundreds of Signatures, to Mayor Nutter

Save the Libraries

15th Ward Election Joy

"We are the Change" Meeting

Opening of Obama Office in Germantown

Victories for NN Endorsed Candidates

Philly NN Endorses State Candidates

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Neighborhood Networks Takes on Corbett in Northwest Philadelphia

Let's Make Tom Wolf Governor and Also Elect Art Haywood to the State Senate

September 20, 2014

We have an office up and running and we're working hard to defeat Tom Corbett and replace him with a governor who has a beating heart. That would be Tom Wolf, the only business owner we ever heard of who turns 20-30% of his profits over to...

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Bernie Sanders Tells It As It Is

Tells Us: Unless We Step Up, Democracy Is In Peril

By David Schogel

July 30, 2014

Last week Maine Senator Bernie Sanders was in town addressing a standing room only crowd at Hospital Workers' Local 1199C Headquarters. His speech was a roof-raising call for action to fight off the relentless effort by the 1% to take full...

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Will Green Energy Replace Fossil Fuels?

Did Automobiles Replace The Horse?

By Michael Silverstein and Kay Wood.

June 18, 2014

Will alternative energy resources like solar and wind largely replace fossil fuels in the near future? A new cadre of economists and journalists has set out to prove that this is impossible.

Employing arguments based on present...

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It's A New Year

Let It Be A Year for Justice

January 7, 2014

It's not a time to be pollyannaish. Hardly a time to rest on any laurels. But things turned a bit in 2013. No one is talking anymore about cutting social security benefits. The first woman chair of the Federal Reserve was appointed and she...

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NN Helps "Obamacare" Sign-Up

Germantown NN Members Get Busy

By Conni Bille

December 19, 2013

Four days a week at the Germantown Life Enrichment Center a team of NN members are offering hands-on help to people wanting to sign up for the Affordable Care Act ("Obamacare") health insurance. On Monday afternoons 1:00 to 3:00 PM, Tuesday...

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The Privatization of Philadelphia Schools Must Be Stopped

Tell Your State Senators to Vote NO on SB 1085

December 4, 2013

Fed Up? Can't Take it Anymore? Then Don't!

Become An Organizer!

October 19, 2013

Time to Jumpstart Philadelphia's New Economy

We're Declaring Independence From Wall Street

June 20, 2013

Tax Giveaways to the 1% -- It’s Not Just a Washington Problem

Philly Taxes are Regressive Too, But Not Enough for the Mayor

June 2, 2013

NN Endorses Three Fantastic Candidates for the Courts

There Are No Lesser of Evils Pick Here

April 29, 2013

The “Fiscal Cliff” Is A Myth.

The Election is Over but Our Fight is Not

By Joan Duckenfield

November 19, 2012

This Election is In Our Hands Now

Things we Can Do to Get Out the Vote for Obama

November 1, 2012

It's Homestretch Time Everyone -- Time to Crank It Up

We Could Have Two More Scalias on the Supreme Court

By Stan Shapiro

October 12, 2012

Update on Theft of Election

Nine Specific Things YOU Can Do to Stop It

By Gloria Gilman/Stan Shapiro

August 23, 2012

Theft of the Century Now Underway

YOU Can Stop It

By Stan Shapiro

July 22, 2012

City Democrats and the 1% . . . Together Again

Is George Bush Their Secret Hero?

By Stan Shapiro

June 30, 2012

Progressive Democrats Win!

By Conni Bille

June 13, 2012

Let’s Wash That Corporate Cash Right Out of Our Politics

City Council Should Condemn the Corporate State; Legislators Must Take Big Biz Out of the Constitution

By Stan Shapiro

June 10, 2012

Time to Give Corbett a Little Special Philly Love

He'll Be Here Tuesday, Come by to say Hello

May 13, 2012

NN Participates in Public Banking Conference

Move Our Money!

By Conni Bille

May 1, 2012

Spring Training for the 99% is Almost Here

It's Rise, Struggle and Shine Time

March 29, 2012

Neighborhood Networks and MoveOn and Take on The Banksters

We Tell Them to Pay Us Back!

January 30, 2012

The Democratic Party? Really?

A True Democratic Party Wouldn't Cancel the Results of Party Elections

By Stan Shapiro

December 7, 2011

Fracked Water is On Its Way to Your Tap

But it's Not too Late to Stop It

By Stan Shapiro

November 13, 2011

We Endorse Six for November 8

And Three Really Need Your Help

October 30, 2011

What's The Point of the Occupiers?

Everyone Knows

October 9, 2011

NN Endorses Three Great Candidates in Fall Election

Honkala for Sheriff, Boockvar for Commonwealth Court, Bass for Council in the 8th District

September 19, 2011

"Fracking": It Sounds Like A Curse

And For Those Who Like to Drink Water or Breathe Air -- It Is

By Stan Shapiro

August 24, 2011

Toomey Sent Us a Message; Now We're Taking One to Him. It's "Jobs, Not Cuts"

NN is Teaming Up with MoveOn To Carry This Message Right to Toomey's Doorstep

August 4, 2011

The Next Step in Privatizing Education: Vouchers

What's Left Will Be Starved

By Stan Shapiro

July 10, 2011

Primary Day 2011: Some Wins, Some Losses.

There are Also Lessons Learned

By Stan Shapiro

May 18, 2011

Vote for Jeff Hornstein in the First Councilmanic District

He Builds Community-Labor Alliances

May 3, 2011

Neighborhood Networks Endorses Six Candidates In Spring Primary

All Are Committed Social Justice Advocates

April 8, 2011

Don't Miss the PROGRESSIVE Council Forum

It's Where You'll Hear Answers to Questions About People and the Planet

By Stan Shapiro

March 7, 2011

Eighth Council District NN Adopts A Platform

It Puts People, and Communities, Before Profits

By Stan Shapiro

February 21, 2011

'RUNNING AGAINST THE MACHINE' City Progressives publicize Party Reforms

8th Ward Leader Stephanie Singer, others, interviewed on WHYY 91FM radio

By By Bill Marston LEED AP 8th Ward / 9th Division

February 2, 2011

City Council Matters

Change is In The Wind -- Why You Should Care

By Stan Shapiro

January 31, 2011

Minutes of NW Neighborhood Networks Mtg Jan. 10, 2011

Eighth District Race Remains in Forefront

By David Schogel, Connie Bille, Stan Shapiro

January 27, 2011

Germantown NN Community Meeting

Summary of the Meeting Dec. 12, 2010

December 26, 2010

The Election is Over -- On to the Next Election

Next Up -- What to do About Our City

By Stan Shapiro

November 4, 2010

About myself

By Charlie Moleski

October 4, 2010

It’s Sestak Onorato Time Because Beating Theocratic, Oligarchic, Corporate-Owned Republicans is What We Need to Do

Voting for the 21st Century is Not Just Picking the Lesser of Two Evils

By Stan Shapiro

October 4, 2010

Saving the Germantown Y

Germantown NN Members Play Key Role

August 23, 2010

Coming September 25: POW (the Progressive Organizing Workshop).

What you'll learn: everything you need to know about beating Republicans, and Keeping Democrats . . . democrats.

By Stan Shapiro

August 15, 2010

Stop Raids on Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid

Forum Seeks Ideas on Budget Cutting -- How's This: Stop Bloated War Spending

By Stan Shapiro, Marc Stier

June 18, 2010

We're Tired of Tightening Our Belts

No More Service Cuts

By Stan Shapiro

May 29, 2010

Council and the Mayor Make Bad Choices on City Budget

There Was Another Way

By Stan Shapiro

May 25, 2010

8th WARD RESULTS of May 18 2010 DEMOCRATIC Primary Election

US Senate Incumbent upset; 8th Ward State Representative Incumbent wins again; MORE!

By by Bill Marston LEED AP

May 20, 2010

Article in Inquirer Coauthored by NN VP

Interesting article about fairness of Phila. tax

By SD

May 12, 2010

The Time for Fair Taxes is Now

We can Preserve City Services Without a Property Tax Hike

By Stan Shapiro

April 27, 2010

WE DID IT!

But the Fight against the Right Continues

By Stan Shapiro

March 26, 2010

Vote For Joe Hoeffel for Governor!!!!!

He Represents Our Values

February 28, 2010

The Debate Was Great!

Four Candidates Spent Quality Time with 350 Activists

By Stan Shapiro

February 20, 2010

The Health Care Fight Is NOT Over.

Get angry, then get moving!

February 8, 2010

Real Change In Harrisburg Starts with Electing Tim Kearney

Let's Help Kearney Now in the Race to Replace Perzel

By Dave Bell

December 21, 2009

The first ever Northwest Community Cafe came, was seen, and was loved by all.

We talked about health care, and recycling, and safety, and service and budget issues, and much much more . . .

November 15, 2009

Gtown NN Toasts the Germantown Chronicle

Also Supports Acorn Facing PR Smears in National Media

October 7, 2009

NN Primary Endorsements

NN Endorses candidates for DA, Judges

May 13, 2009

Health Care Reform:
No Mistakes This Time

15th Ward Health Care Meeting

By Bill Sensiba

March 17, 2009

Sucessful City Budget Forum

NN Sponsored Event Draws 200 Participants

March 15, 2009

Some Budget Thoughts and Information

We Do Need to Know How This Works

By Stan Shapiro, Vice-Chair, Philly NN

February 24, 2009

NN District Attorney Candidates Forum

Wednesday, March 18, 6PM

February 23, 2009

DC 47 Press Conference

NN speaks out on budget

February 11, 2009

NN Positions on State and Local Budgets

NN prepares for testimony and lobbying activities

By Gloria Gilman and Stan Shapiro

February 10, 2009

Northwest Neighborhood Networks Meeting

9, 21, and 22 Wards Get Together

January 9, 2009

Library Coalition Wins Round One

It Ain't Over Yet

By Conni Bille

January 7, 2009

Neighborhood Networks Delivers 11 Pieces of Coal, and Hundreds of Signatures, to Mayor Nutter

Coal "Gift" is Given in Exchange for 11 Library Closings

By Stan Shapiro

December 24, 2008

Save the Libraries

We Can't Afford to Lose Any of These Essential Facilities

By Stan Shapiro

December 15, 2008

15th Ward Election Joy

NN Work in our Incredible Fairmount Neighborhood

By Bill Sensiba

November 23, 2008

"We are the Change" Meeting

People Ready to Work for a Better Community

By Stan Diamond

November 18, 2008

Opening of Obama Office in Germantown

NNers Attend Opening August 7

By Conni Bille, Germantown NN Coordinator

August 8, 2008

Victories for NN Endorsed Candidates

By John Hogan, Elections Committee

April 23, 2008

Philly NN Endorses State Candidates

Endorsements for House and Senate in April 22 Primary

April 2, 2008

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