Great campaigning resources

Looks like it’s a day for lists of useful guides on campaigning. Firstly I came across this list that Mark Parker, a campaign organiser in Southwark  has put together of books to read on activism on his Southwark Organising blog. Secondly, it’s the last day of  The Right Ethos resource tweeting marathon! For the last month they’ve been …

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Campaign Totals – Department of Work and Pensions

The Department of Work and Pensions indiciated that it was unable to give detailed figures in response to my request. Total number of actions received between May 1st 2010 and May 1st 2011: approx 8,500 Number of letters: approx. 1,400Number of postcards: approx. 2,800Number of emails: approx. 4,300Breakdown by topic and organisation: The Department of Work and Pension was …

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Campaign Totals – HM Treasury

Unfortunately HM Treasury was unable to provide the information I requested. They were however able to provide me with breakdowns for all of 2010 and up to May 1st 2011. Total number of actions received in 2010: 230,613 Letters/Postcards: 189,282 Emails: 141,532 Biggest campaign: Bingo Say No to 22% Tax organised by the Bingo Association – 31,853 …

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