Progressive/nonprofit guide to Second Life

I just compiled this list of resources for a colleague and thought it might be helpful for others: Nonprofit Commons – http://www.nonprofitcommons.org Weekly meetings (Friday at 8:30 am PST) for their community of 32 nonprofit offices and other orgs, manged by TechSoup.org. Commonwealth Island – http://commonwealth.wikispaces.com A natural-themed home for progressive advocacy groups, especially environmental …

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A great leap forward

Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the American Civil Liberties Union, and the Fellowship of Reconciliation were all founded between 1915 and 1920. I usually refer to organizations this old as “dinosaurs” due to the incredible inertia that comes from being so big and being around for so many decades. I am really impressed with my …

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Is Mt. Gravel a symbol?

Cross-posted at techPresident. For this installment of my series of visits to each candidate’s Second Life efforts, I was joined by PDF Associate Editor Josh Levy, also known as Spencer Mukerji. We had the good fortune of running into Astrophysicist McCallister who is the official (but unpaid) Second Life Coordinator for Mike Gravel’s presidential campaign. …

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