04 Nov 2008

ACORN’s Election Day Notes From The Field

  ACORN is going to be updating this blog posting all day with new stories from our field organizers. So far what we are seeing are a few problems amidst huge turnouts and largely smooth voting. In general, the levels of excitement in ACORN neighborhoods are very high and there

31 Oct 2008

ACORN Chief Organizer Bertha Lewis on The Daily Show

Recently, The Daily Show sent correspondent John Oliver to find out the truth about community organizers.  The segment below, which aired yesterday on Comedy Central, features our very own Bertha Lewis, ACORN’s Chief Organizer.  Check it out!

30 Oct 2008

ACORN Fights Back – Stopping A Stolen Election

As everyone knows, John McCain and the GOP have been attacking ACORN for weeks.  We’ve been pretty successful in recent weeks debunking their unfounded claims, but the traditional media’s been so complicit in facilitating the attacks that they’ve largely missed the greater threat to a free and fair election this

30 Oct 2008

Enough is Enough

This is our first diary on Pam’s House Blend, and we would like to take a minute to thank everyone who has helped tell the truth about ACORN in this crazy election season. We have found ourselves thrown into the national spotlight, and, truth be told, this kind of publicity