By Ben Cohen
George Monbiot reports on an attempt by a British Academic to replicate the success of MoveOn.org in Britain. Although political corruption is not quite what it is in the United States, grass roots movements are decidedly stronger, more innovative, and more coherent in America.
Progressive organizations are notoriously disconnected, and this one
could be an interesting if enough people find out about it. To all our British readers, please check the site out and get involved: http://dosomethingaboutit.org.uk/dowhat.php
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.