Clément Petitjean is an associate professor of American studies at the Université Panthéon Sorbonne in Paris and the author of Occupation: Organizer. A Critical History of Community Organizing in America. His writing has appeared in academic journals and popular outlets like Jacobin, Contretemps and Le Monde diplomatique.
The Wave of Organizers Running for Office
Increasing numbers of organizers like Brandon Johnson are running for elected office. What does it mean for our movements?