Category Archives: attracting new people

What steps would need to be taken to avoid ‘cliquyness’ and involve new people?

Below are the scribbled notes from a discussion at the June 15th launch event. We voted the “cliquyness” question was the one most people were keen to discuss, . (Here’s the complete list of questions submitted – the hosts short-listed … Continue reading

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An activist reflects on why they didn’t get involved in Manchester…

What have been your key experiences with environmental campaigning groups? I attended a meeting with the old campaigns collective in Manchester and then attended climate camp with the Leeds group. What initially attracted you to attend?, Did you feel included … Continue reading

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“You have to have a balance between the yes and the no.”

In a wide-ranging interview (with someone we are calling “N”),we asked “what should (nvda) activists do.  Here’s part of their answer.  You can read the whole interview – and it’s a corker – here. That narrative and style of conversation, … Continue reading

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