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The Grassroots Movement That Built Puerto Rico’s First Community-Owned Microgrid

Next City

In the small mountain town of Adjuntas, an "energy insurrection" is building a model for clean, reliable power across the island.

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Grassroots Action Against Polluted Skies: How Jakarta’s Urban Villages Tackle Air Pollution 

The City Fix

On a Sunday afternoon in September 2023, a group of about 30 individuals, including a group of mostly female neighbors from nine kampungs (a common term for “urban villages” or “informal settlements” across multiple languages and nations in Southeast Asia).

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From A Vacant, City-Owned Lot To Chicago’s First Indigenous Garden

Next City

Chicago’s Native youth are reclaiming a contaminated, city-owned lot as part of a grassroots Indigenous land restoration movement.

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When Reparations Grow From the Grassroots

Next City

Until federal reparations happen, local organizations across the country are stepping up to account for the harm and legacy of enslavement and systemic racism.

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The Federal Reserve’s Reckoning on Racial Equity

Next City

What the recent changes at the Federal Reserve mean for Black and Brown job-seekers, and how those changes are rooted as much in grassroots organizing as they are in macroeconomic theory.

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Ep. 66 - Diversity, Inclusion & Small Business Opportunities with Pennsylvania's Kerry Kirkland

Decisions That Matter

The discussion covers ways that agencies can use grassroots organizations, community engagement and sheer determination to overcome obstacles and create a procurement process that is inclusive, expansive and fortified in supporting historically underutilized businesses.

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Threat Hunting Masterclass Session 2: Threat Hunting And Living Off The (Cyber) Landscape

CarahCast

The second session takes a grassroots view of the threat hunting and hunt forward missions specifically looking at live fire scenarios and views from the front where convergence of IT, OT and IOT networks have been compromised.