Stewart Acuff

Nov 17

Election Results

Though it’s been a week or so since the election, I’ve still been processing the results in my head. I talked about them on the Thom Hartmann show and a couple different radio shows.

Nov 12

Another first Monday in November

Another first Monday in November Another election eve Another train ride It doesn’t much matter where If it’s some place workers have something to win Or something to lose It’s better to ride the train on these nights than the

Nov 6

We can’t and won’t quit

Layin’ in bed exhausted Tried to explain the loss of democracy Tonight on tv Clear to me My vote and yours not worth billions of dollars Plutocracy or oligarchy done cancelled us out We can’t and won’t quit, seen this

Nov 6

11/5/14: Acuff on Thom Hartmann

I was on Thom Hartmann’s great progressive show The Big Picture last night discussing the election results. Check out the video. My interview starts at the 16:07 minute

Nov 4


Today is Election Day. This is a day for all of us to get very busy and get our voters to the polls. This election will be won or lost on turnout so none of

Oct 31


Headed back to Philly this evening after most of a week of work in the Washington, DC area. Will be back to DC this Tuesday to work the polls with 1199 hospital worker members–sisters with

Nov 14

PBTYA and San Francisco

I am so excited about the release of Playing Bigger Than You Are: A Life in Organizing as an e-book thanks to my friend and mentor Stephen Windwalker. Today you can get the e-book

Nov 13
Stewart Acuff on RT America!Play

Stewart Acuff on RT America!

I am deeply grateful to have been featured on RT America the night of the 2012 Presidential Elections. Check out the video in case you missed it! ———- Stewart Acuff is the former organizing Director of

Nov 7

We Won! The American People Speak and Act With Strength and Determination

Though many of the state margins were narrow President Obama ran the table winning every swing or battleground state with the possible exception of Florida where votes are still being counted as of 5:30

Nov 6

Defeating the Corporate Oligarchy

I am filled with anticipation of a bright tomorrow. Not only knowing that unions and the entire progressive community have worked so hard and so closely to not only re-elect Barack Obama and progressive

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