Center for Digital Storytelling

Digital stories are short, first-person videos that anyone can learn to make, and are an excellent tool for any grassroots activist who wants to use video to educate people and move them to action. The Center for Digital Storytelling (CDS) has drawn from well-established traditions in the fields of popular education, oral history, participatory communications, public [Read More]


Meet a PCNer: Ludovic Blain

1) What communication work have you done? I’ve help run campaigns promoting environmental justice by defeating incinerators in communities of color, stopping big tobacco’s laser focus on the black community, helping youth document the NY Times’ racist frames about youth and crime, and spotlighting the racist politics of 2008 presidential campaign through Much of [Read More]

Laurie Ignacio Presenting on SoundCloud

Highlights: NYC Chapter Skills-share on Social Media

PCN’s NYC chapter brought together 15 organizers and communicators to share social media tips. The lineup included: Dana Balicki shared tips about how to set strategy and how to measure success Laurie Ignacio demonstrated how to use SoundCloud for sharing audio and doing your own reporting Helen Stillman shared how her organization made use of [Read More]