Robert Fisher

Robert Fisher teaches in and chairs a graduate-level program in community organizing at the University of Connecticut School of Social Work. He is the author of Let The People Decide: Neighborhood Organizing in America and most recently co-author of Contesting Community: The Limits and Potential of Local Organizing.  

ARTICLES IN SHELTERFORCE since jan 08

  • Government-Funded Organizing?

    Public funding for community organizing would strengthen our democracy and relegitmize a beleaguered public sector. It’s time to stop writing off the idea.