Have Hope—The Next Generation Still Believes in Freedom

Have Hope—The Next Generation Still Believes in Freedom

If you are a freedom activist over the age of 40, don’t fall for the myth that the next generation of Americans is lost. I spent a weekend with some of them, and the future is bright. Over the last several months, the GLA curriculum team has been working with partners...
How Do I Get to Carnegie Hall?

How Do I Get to Carnegie Hall?

A young man, clearly lost, is walking along the streets of Manhattan when finally, he stops a passing stranger. “Excuse me, sir,” he starts.  “Can you tell me how I can get to Carnegie Hall?” The lifetime New Yorker looks at the man and replies, “Practice.” We often...
Why We Need Community Organizers

Why We Need Community Organizers

  The Vice President of GLA, Slade O’Brien, is fond of saying, “An organized minority will defeat an unorganized majority any day of the week.” The key word in that last sentence? “Organized.” Somewhere along the way, too many groups on “the right” started...