Is your campaign strategy ready for BC’s new government?

Michael Roy Blog

If you live in BC – or watch the rough-and-tumble sport that is BC politics from anywhere in Canada – Thursday, June 29 was a big day. After 16 years, BC has a new government led by Premier-designate John Horgan. The new government will be sworn in soon – and will get to work on the myriad problems that Christy …

How we made Riverdale (sort of…)

holly Blog

As I returned to work Jan 4, I walked up our studio steps to find a notice of filming for Riverdale, the new Archie Comics-inspired show. I couldn’t help but giggle to myself. Since then, I’ve received a ton of messages asking if we’re behind the new Archie Comics show Riverdale and if, not, whether we’re planning a lawsuit. We’re …

The world is waiting to hear your voice.

holly Blog

My name is Mallory Daley.For the last four plus years, I’ve been privileged to work for Canada’s NDP. Most recently, leading the party’s online fundraising team, we set fundraising records, mobilized thousands of grassroots activists to offline action, and recruited the largest number of donors in Canadian political history. Progressive campaigns succeed by using the best tools to meet our …

Our path forward on Nationbuilder and Trump

holly Blog

Last week, we shared a post talking about the concerns some progressive campaigners have expressed  as a result of some comments by the CEO of Nationbuilder. Jim Gilliam’s blog post congratulating Donald Trump on his election was poorly thought out, and made a lot of progressives–us included–feel very uneasy and uncertain. The reaction to our post offering a list of …

Trump used Nationbuilder. Here are five alternatives:

holly Blog

It’s an open secret that Nationbuilder works with both progressives and conservatives. They’ve supplied software to Alberta’s Wild Rose Party, the Brian Pallister\’s Progressive Conservatives in Manitoba, and the Republican State Leadership Committee in the United States. But a blog post last week by Nationbuilder’s CEO Jim Gilliam has raised concerns among progressive campaigners–particularly in Canada–about supporting a firm that is bragging …