Iraq Summer and NithinCoca.com

A job update. I’ve accepted a temporary, one months position with Iraq Summer. Iraq Summer is a project to try to build grassroots pressure against targeted members of Congress in the same way that Mississippi summer build help raise awareness for the civil...

NOI – Seeing the Future

Crossposted on NOI Blog It’s strange to be back home. Though I was only gone for a week, home has changed. It’s almost as if I have taken another trip around the world, because the week at NOI changed my worldview, the world that I’m returning to has...

NOI Bootcamp Preview

I just returned from attending the NOI (New Organizing Institute) bootcamp in Washington DC. I’ll post a long post about what I learned there, and whether or not I have a job, but first, a few links so you can see the crazy things that we did. Our Presidential...

PBS Debate Candidate Capsules

From left to right. You can watch the debate here. Clinton: Whoa. Did you hear that laugh after the Paris Hilton joke? I couldn’t hear anyone else. Maybe she’s trying to hard to seem jovial? And she’s continuing that “hey, we aren’t so...

Q2 Democratic Fundraiser Predictions

The appeals are out, the quarter coming to a close, and we’re seeing some signs that things might dramatically change in the Democratic field. Now, first, the spin from the candidates, or their attempts at setting expectations. 1. Hillary Clinton – her...