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Elites can’t keep writing off the adrift Americans who voted for Trump

Elites can’t keep writing off the adrift Americans who voted for Trump

A Sun-Times column written by Michael Gecan, co-director of the Industrial Areas Foundation, founded in Chicago by Saul Alinsky in 1940, which has local organizational affiliates in Illinois, Ohio, Wisconsin and 18 other states. 

Rules for the NFL’s Radicals

Rules for the NFL’s Radicals

Colin Kaepernick and other National Football League players are doing what Saul Alinsky, founder of the Industrial Areas Foundation, often advised: They are engaging in public action and achieving the first goal of any action—generating reactions. Read this opinion by Michael Grecan of IAF in this Wall Street Journal article (subscription required).

The true toughness Jeff Sessions must show

The true toughness Jeff Sessions must show
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions is sending a message to America: He's going to be tough on crime.

To those so us who live, work and pastor in the killing fields of Baltimore, or Cleveland or Chicago, or the former killing fields of the South Bronx or East Brooklyn, that could be good news. We'll see.

Read the article written by leaders of Metro IAF, Rev. David K. Brawley, Bishop Douglas Miles and Michael Gecan.