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  1. The Activists' Handbook
    A Step-by-Step Guide to Participatory Democracy

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2012
    A guide to grassroots activism.
  2. Advocacy Journalism
    Connexipedia Article

    Resource Type: Article
    A genre of journalism that intentionally and transparently adopts a non-objective viewpoint, usually for some social or political purpose.
  3. All Journalism Is 'Advocacy Journalism'
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2013
    The claim that journalism 'traditionally' involves 'the dispassionate reporting of facts', that journalists are typically not 'advocates', was advocated by a paid employee of a media corporation, the Washington Post.
  4. B.C. Human Rights Coalition
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  5. Calling All Radicals
    How Grassroots Organizers Can Help Save Our Democracy

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 2007
    Thompson argues that we can reclaim our democracy through grassroots organizing.
  6. Canadian Association of Sexual Assault Centres
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  7. Canadian Cancer Society
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  8. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Volume 1, Number 6 - March 1977

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1977
  9. Canadian Snowbird Association
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  10. Cancer Advocacy Coalition of Canada
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  11. Connexions
    Volume 7, Number 4 - December 1982 - Housing

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1982
  12. Connexions
    Volume 9, Number 1 - Spring 1984 - Energy - A Digest of Resources and Groups for Social Change

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1984
  13. Connexions
    Volume 9, Number 2 - Summer 1984 - Rights and Liberties - A Digest of Resources & Groups for Social

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1984
  14. Connexions
    Volume 10, Number 1 - Spring 1986 - The Arts and Social Change

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1986
  15. Connexions Digest
    Volume 12, Number 2 - Issue 48 - Winter 1988-89 - A Social Change Sourcebook

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    Published: 1989
  16. Critical Paths
    Organizing on health Issues in the community

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1989
  17. Daily Bread Food Bank
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  18. Dismantling Democracy
    Stifling Debate and Dissent in Canada

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    An extensive dossier of the Harper government's attacks on democracy, debate, and dissent.
  19. Don't Forget to Write
    Resource Type: Article
    Writing letters to the editor is an effective way of getting publicity for your point of view.
  20. Easily Led
    A History of Propaganda

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1999
    From Ancient Sumer to modern Poland, Thomson traces the use of propaganda and its influence on human events.
  21. 50 Ways to Fight Censorship
    And Important Facts to Know about Censors

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1991
    A practical guide to generating support and publicity for freedom of speech and how to combat acts of censorship.
  22. Frequently Asked Questions about Sources
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    SOURCES is a media service that connects journalists, editors, authors and researchers with the sources they need for their work. SOURCES spotlights organizations, institutions, government agencies, companies, and individuals who want to share their expertise and points of view with the media. The SOURCES directory is used by thousands of reporters and researchers who need to find quotable sources and reliable information for their news stories or research.
  23. Getting your story into the media
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Stories are the heart and soul of the media. Journalism is about telling stories, and good stories require sources # human contacts, the people who provide informed comment and expertise, the people who make stories interesting and informative.
    For more than 30 years, SOURCES has provided a vital networking service connecting journalists with the sources they need # the experts and spokespersons without whom the media would have no stories to tell.
  24. Helping you reach the media
    How Sources can help you get more and better media coverage

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Media coverage is the most valuable kind of publicity there is because it is based on the news value or information value of what you do or say, and is therefore far more credible than paid publicity like advertising. SOURCES makes it possible for organizations, institutions, companies, and individuals to reach the media effectively, consistently, and inexpensively. SOURCES has been helping organizations, companies, institutions, and individuals get media attention for over 30 years.
  25. How Sources magnifies your Internet visibility
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    How the high Internet ranking of the Sources Web site helps magnify the public profile of organizations and companies who are listed in Sources.
  26. How to Lobby Like a Pro
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 1997
    To reach government with your message you need to lobby like the professionals do.
  27. The internet's cyber radicals: heroes of the web changing the world
    A generation of political activists have been transformed by new tools developed on the internet.

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2010
    Internet activists speak about censorship, the democratising impact of open source technology, and the importance of oportunities for anonimity in a post 9-11 world.
  28. Lobbying for Your Cause
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1986
  29. Ontario Public Health Association
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  30. Professional Association of Canadian Theatres (PACT)
    Media Profile in Sources

    Resource Type: Organization
  31. Sources gives you powerful tools to help you stand out from the crowd
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    An overview of how you can use SOURCES to amplify your message.
    SOURCES is a media service that connects journalists, editors, writers, producers and researchers with the sources they need for their work. Being included in SOURCES positions you as a media source and puts you in line to receive more media calls and more media coverage.
  32. Sources welcomes Canadian Marine Environment Protection Society
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Sources welcomes a new member: Canadian Marine Environment Protection Society. The Canadian Marine Environment Protection Society monitors and reports on the population status of Arctic marine mammals.
  33. Sources welcomes Coalition For No Whales in Captivity
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    Sources welcomes a new member: Coalition For No Whales in Captivity. The Coalition For No Whales In Captivity is the "watchdog" of the Vancouver Aquarium.
  34. Sources welcomes the Professional Association of Canadian Theatres (PACT)
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2009
    For the betterment of Canadian theatre, PACT provides leadership, national representation and a variety of programs and practical assistance to member companies, enabling members to do their own creative work.

Experts on Advocacy in the Sources Directory

  1. Canadian Snowbird Association

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