ActivismHowTo

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Lobbying your local governments, whether it be at the town/city, state, or feral level, to adopt Ubuntu, Linux, Free Software, and Open Document Formats, especially for schools, can be one of the single most effective and powerful things your LoCo team can do.
= Name, age =
city, country
 "Pithy quote from this person"
== About Name ==
a general description of the person goes here
== Behaviours ==
=== Learning ===
=== Use ===
=== Sharing ===
=== Adoption ===
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== Resources ==
Please use these resources to help create a customized how to lobby government guide specifically for Ubuntu, GNU/Linux, Free Software, and Open Document Formats. (We do not necessarily agree with any of the organizations, these inks are just resources to use on how to lobby government)
 * http://www.sierraclub.ca/national/activist.html
 * http://www.ehow.com/how_2123770_lobby-state-government.html
 * http://action.aclu.org/site/PageServer?pagename=AP_effective_activism
 * Feel free to add more useful links

== What to include ==
 * General Guidelines
 * Research
  * Who to contact?
 * Preparation
 * Meeting with officials

=== More possibilities ===
 * Writing letters
 * Petitions
 * Press and Media
 * Finding FLOSS friendly people within the government - That's a very effective way of doing it

== Ideas ==
Ideas (Please append @``SIG@ to the end of your comment):
 * Is there a better name for this page? It may end up going beyond just talking about lobbying government. -- Dpic [[DateTime(2008-01-31T01:49:32Z)]]
  * Possibly LoCoAdvocacy or LoCoActivism ? -- Dpic [[DateTime(2008-01-31T02:25:36Z)]]
    * LoCoGovernmentAdvocacy -- MatthiasUrlichs [[DateTime(2008-01-31T10:16:00Z)]]
== Why using Ubuntu? ==
== Why a challenge? ==
== Life Goals ==
== Experience Goals ==
== Social networking profile ==
== Suggestions ==
=== Web ===
=== Desktop ===

Name, age

city, country

  • "Pithy quote from this person"

About Name

a general description of the person goes here

Behaviours

Learning

Use

Sharing

Adoption

Why using Ubuntu?

Why a challenge?

Life Goals

Experience Goals

Social networking profile

Suggestions

Web

Desktop

ActivismHowTo (last edited 2010-11-06 16:46:36 by supporto)