Search results for ‘Zack Exley’


  • Person

    Zack Exley

    Zack Exley is a former senior adviser to Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and co-founder of the left-wing political committees Justice Democrats and Brand New Congress. [1] He co-authored Rules for Revolutionaries: How Big Organizing Can Change Everything as a guide for far-left activism based on
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    Campaign for America’s Future

    Campaign for America’s Future (CAF) is an American nonprofit progressive political advocacy organization. Founded in 1996, the organization bills itself as “the strategy center for the progressive movement.” [47] The organization signed a petition supporting the Green New Deal. [48] Campaign for America’s Future advocates
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    Center for Tech and Civic Life (CTCL)

    The Center for Tech and Civic Life (CTCL) is a Chicago, Illinois-based center-left election reform advocacy group formed in 2012. The organization pushes for left-of-center voting policies and election administration. It has a wide reach into local elections offices across the nation and is funded by many left-of-center funding organizations
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    Kyle Kulinski

    Kyle Kulinski is the socialist-leaning host of Secular Talk, a YouTube-based political talk show he created in 2008 while a student at Iona College. A report on the show in the socialist opinion journal Jacobin stated that its format is part of the YouTube “logic warriors” trend, “a battleground that
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    New Consensus

    New Consensus was founded by several left-leaning activists in 2018 to promote the Green New Deal, a set of radical environmentalist policy proposals which has been criticized as a “radical, top-down, socialist makeover of the entire U.S. economy”[285] and is estimated to cost tens of trillions of dollars.
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    Brand New Congress

    Brand New Congress is a far-left 527 political action committee (PAC) founded in 2017 by former Bernie Sanders presidential campaign staffers Saikat Chakrabarti, Alexandra Rojas, and Zack Exley to elect radical “progressive” candidates. [297] Founding Former Bernie Sanders campaign staffers Saikat Chakrabarti, Alexandra Rojas, and Zack
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    Saikat Chakrabarti

    Saikat Chakrabarti is a far-left political activist who currently works at New Consensus, an environmentalist nonprofit dedicated to promoting the Green New Deal. [307] Chakrabarti recently served as chief of staff in the office of U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY). Before Ocasio-Cortez’s election in 2018, Chakrabarti led
  • Political Party/527

    Justice Democrats

    Justice Democrats is a Democratic Party-aligned 527 political action committee (PAC) that recruits and supports left-wing Democratic primary challengers to establishment Democratic members of Congress. In the 2018 election it targeted 12 incumbent Democrats and defeated ten-term incumbent U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY), who lost to socialist Alexandria
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    Cari Tuna

    Cari Tuna is a left-of-center political donor and philanthropist. Tuna married Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz in 2013, and the couple have since co-founded four philanthropic organizations after signing the Giving Pledge to give away their entire fortune before their deaths. The couple founded the Good Ventures Foundation,
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    New Organizing Institute Education Fund (NOI Education Fund)

    NOI is defunct. For its successor, see Center for Tech and Civic Life (CTCL) New Organizing Institute Education Fund (NOIEF) was the charitable arm of New Organizing Institute (NOI), a progressive nonprofit that trained digital organizers and campaigners for the Democratic Party. The organization, described by a Washington
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    New Organizing Institute (NOI)

    NOI is defunct. For its successor, see Center for Tech and Civic Life (CTCL) New Organizing Institute (NOI) was a left-progressive group that trained digital organizers and campaigners for the Democratic Party and liberal political causes. The organization, described by a Washington Post reporter as “the Democratic Party’s Hogwarts
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    William J. Brennan Center for Justice

    The Brennan Center for Justice (the Brennan Center) was formed as a way to memorialize and put into action the values of left-of-center former Supreme Court Justice William Brennan , the “father of modern judicial activism,” by Brennan’s former clerks.[502] The organization is hybrid think-tank and activist center
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    Citizen Engagement Laboratory (CEL)

    Citizen Engagement Lab (CEL) is an Oakland, California-based 501(c)(4) social welfare and political consulting group that organizes left-of-center groups for the purpose of advocating on a range of liberal political issues. CEL was founded in 2008 by Ian Inaba and Daniel Souweine, left-wing political activists and organizers active in Democratic
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    Judith Freeman

    Judith Freeman is a Democratic political operative and strategist who co-founded the New Organizing Institute (NOI) and the New Organizing Institute Education Fund, a now defunct left-progressive set of organizations that trained digital organizers and campaigners for the Democratic Party and left-of-center political causes. [590] Freeman has