Put Ultimate Goals Over Specific Mechanisms to Achieve Broad Popular Support – Lessons from Progressive Ballot Initiative Reformers (Part Six)

By: Sunday January 23, 2011 8:00 am

In 1976, environmentalists in the “Western Bloc” strategically worked to put anti-nuclear power ballot initiatives on the ballot in several states. They succeeded in getting anti-nuclear power measures on the ballot in Arizona, California, Colorado, Missouri, Montana, Oregon and Washington. The measures failed in all the states by wide margins except in Missouri, where it [...]

Arizona Cardinals Donate $10,000 to Fight Cancer Patients and Medical Marijuana

By: Tuesday September 21, 2010 12:44 pm

In just six weeks, Arizonans will vote on Prop 203: an initiative that will bring medical marijuana to Arizona. But not if the Arizona Cardinals have anything to do with it. The NFL football team donated $10,000 of the team’s money last week to opponents of Prop 203 and medical marijuana in Arizona. We need to fight back the Cardinals’ attacks on cancer patients. Click here to sign Just Say Now’s petition condemning the Cardinals for standing between Arizona patients and their doctors.