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How to enter the civic arena with community organizing
Citizen University TV: Lesson 302 - Community Organizing

To move off the sidelines and into the arena of civic engagement, host Eric Liu explains people need to see themselves in the fight and want to be a part of the change. Community organizing is often not as flashy or exciting as other forms of civic engagement, but "frame the fight" effectively and you'll increase your odds. Successful organizers know how to attract and mobilize people within the circle of opportunity. Eric lays out the steps, including the importance of belief, breaking big tasks into small goals and being sure to celebrate successes.

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