Adam Eichen

Adam Eichen

Adam Eichen is the Campaigns Manager at Equal Citizens and co-author, with Frances Moore Lappé, of Daring Democracy: Igniting Power, Meaning, and Connection for the America We Want (Beacon Press, 2017). Follow him on Twitter: @AdamEichen

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Saturday, April 09, 2016
Forty Two Million Steps for Democracy
ELKRIDGE, MD — It’s 40 degrees warmer here than when the members of New Hampshire Rebellion, a group dedicated to campaign finance reform, left on their winter walk in January 2015. Many of those who stepped out into -15 temperatures on their way to Concord, the state capitol 145 miles to the south...
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Thursday, April 07, 2016
Protest or Civil Courage?
( This interview was conducted during the Democracy Spring march from Philadelphia to Washington, DC — part of a two week action to push for a more equal and representative democracy. ) We are about sixty miles into our 140-mile march to Washington, D.C. from Philadelphia. How are you feeling?...
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Sunday, April 03, 2016
These Shoes Were Made For Walking
What ever happened to the days in which Congress members listened to their constituents? Or when the people, not corporations, decided our elections? These are the questions Americans are asking themselves. People on both sides of the political divide realize that what happens in Washington does...
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Wednesday, January 13, 2016
The President Heard Us
In his State of the Union, President Obama called for "reducing the influence of money in our politics." Fantastic. He has heard the growing cry of the 85 percent of us who want big changes (with almost half of us wanting a complete rebuild!) in how America funds elections. Eighty-five percent? Yes...
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