Search results for ‘common cause’


  • Other Group

    Courage for America

    Courage for America is a Washington, D.C.-based advocacy group created to oppose the Republican house majority elected in 2022.
  • Non-profit

    F.B. Heron Foundation

    The F. B. Heron Foundation is a left-of-center private grantmaking foundation located in New Haven, Connecticut, that funds a variety of left-of-center organizations and ostensibly focuses on poverty-related causes. The organization operates over $400 million in assets. In addition to providing grants to dozens of organizations annually, the Heron Foundation
  • Non-profit

    Building Decarbonization Coalition (BDC)

    The Building Decarbonization Coalition (BDC) is an advocacy group that uses policy research, market development, and public engagement to eliminate the use of natural gas appliances in buildings and homes and convert them to all-electric appliances to minimize the impacts of climate change and create pollution-free workplaces and communities. Founding
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    British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

    The British Broadcasting Corporation is a state-funded media organization formed in 1927 under a Royal Charter in the United Kingdom. The organization receives most of its money through television license fees, which every UK household must pay if that household watches or records live television, or if it uses the
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    Birdlife International

    Birdlife International is a left-of-center conservationist organization based in the United Kingdom. It had 122 partner organizations in 2017, including the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, a conservation charity based in the United Kingdom, and the American Bird Conservancy.
  • Non-profit

    Braver Angels

    Braver Angels is a cross-partisan organization that hosts workshops, debates, and other events aimed at bringing people from diverse political perspectives together in discussion. Braver Angels seeks to move participants along a spectrum away from feelings of “hatred or disdain” for their opponents, and instead move them towards “respect and
  • Non-profit

    Climate Defiance

    Climate Defiance is a climate activist group founded in March 2023 focused on young adults. The group engages in direct disruption such as strikes, blockades, and mass occupations to gain media and public attention. In the initial three months since its creation, Climate Defiance has organized several disruptive protests, all
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    World Federation of Advertisers (WFA)

    World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) is a Brussels-based 1 federation that claims to represent client-side marketers 2
  • For-profit

    Reproductive Health Investors Alliance (Rhia Ventures)

    Reproductive Health Investors Alliance (RHIA), also known as Rhia Ventures, 1 is an investment firm that prioritizes left-leaning reproductive health initiatives, including maternal health, contraception availability, and abortion access, with a focus
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    World Nuclear Association

    The World Nuclear Association (formerly the Uranium Institute) is a London-based non-governmental membership association that advocates for pro-nuclear-energy policies. Background The Uranium Institute was founded in London in 1975 as a trade association to represent the interests of the world’s uranium producers. Initially, the institute focused on advocacy campaigns that
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    Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)

    Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is the second-largest public school system in the United States, consisting of more than 571,000 students and 74,000 staff. 1 It is governed by a board of elected officials, chosen
  • For-profit

    TikTok

    TikTok is a social-media service owned by the Chinese company ByteDance. 1
  • Non-profit

    National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE)

    National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) is a left-of-center association that focuses its efforts on the concept of “media literacy.” 1
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    SNF Agora Institute

    SNF Agora Institute is a left-of-center research institute at Johns Hopkins University that advocates for left-of-center public policy under the guise of improving democratic processes. Its research fellows claim that policy that restricts speech to prevent so-called “misinformation,” environmentalist policies, policies that increase funding health care programs for immigrants, and
  • Non-profit

    Coalition for Public Safety (CPS)

    The Coalition for Public Safety (CPS) is a nonprofit organization working for increased leniency in criminal justice at the community, state, and federal levels through advocacy, policy research, and public education. Founding and History Coalition for Public Safety was formed in February of 2015 to promote a more lenient criminal
  • Non-profit

    Bill of Rights Defense Committee (BORDC)

    The Bill of Rights Defense Committee (BORDC), which became Defending Rights and Dissent in 2015, was a civil liberties activist organization focused on defending the right to protest and limiting the government’s right to monitor individuals or groups. It was originally formed to fight the Patriot Act, claiming that its
  • Non-profit

    For All

    For All is a protest group that employs civil disobedience in support of left-leaning causes. Its founder and president is involved with several Occupy movement-inspired groups and has been arrested at several of his organizations’ protests. Background For All was founded in Arizona by Noah Kai Newkirk, a left-wing
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    SPARC (Sparking Political Action, Response, and Change)

    SPARC (Sparking Political Action, Response, and Change) is a left-of-center political action and voter mobilization group. Located in Santa Barbara, California, SPARC was founded in 2016 by three Santa Barbara women, purportedly as a response to the 2016 election of President Donald Trump. This organization later went on to host
  • Non-profit

    Rank the Vote

    Rank the Vote is a left-of-center advocacy group that recommends policies that would fundamentally transform the American electoral system at the national level, including the federalization of election administration and nationwide implementation of ranked choice voting (RCV). It is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Massachusetts. It has partnerships with
  • Non-profit

    Climate Imperative Foundation

    Climate Imperative Foundation is a San Francisco-based environmentalist advocacy group focused on climate change. It is a charitable organization that survives off donations. Its major donors include the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, which gave it a $20,000,000 grant in 2021. As of 2023, the Foundation’s president was Hal