Nov 26 - 2020
The hottest new political tech is one you're probably already using: important lessons on building your campaign tech stack.
Author: Alonso Hernández Sánchez There seems to be a never-ending conversation on what are the most effective technologies to power up digital campaigning. "What tools should we be using?" is always among the most frequent...
Nov 11 - 2020
People don’t become Activists Because of a Cause. (And That Gives me Hope.)
This is a blog post about why I believe our innate need for belonging, the theories of a lesser known 20th Century French philosopher, and a couple millennia of organised religion, make me think that...
Oct 21 - 2020
The Five-Part Framework for Digital Organising
Backstory: Earlier this year, we set out to evaluate Europe’s progressive digital organising efforts. We did this in part because we see a great deal of misunderstanding and disagreement around what digital organising is, and...
Oct 07 - 2020
Meet Our Team: Alonso Hernandez
Tectonica is lucky to have one of the best teams on the planet. To help you get to know the amazing folks that make up our team, we'll be sharing interviews with different team members....
Sep 23 - 2020
What do an internship, Hamilton, and Europe have in common?
Contributor: Filipa Mladenova What do you expect of an internship? It is probably one of the most important affairs a student can go through in their preparation for the real world. It is not just...
Sep 23 - 2020
How to Write the Perfect Email Subject Line
You should definitely be dedicating as much of your team’s time, resources, and energy towards developing the perfect email subject lines for your email program. Your leadership should be weighing in, your digital team should...
Sep 09 - 2020
Keeping people together through 2020 —and beyond
Regardless of how societies manage to get themselves out of the Covid19 pandemic (and if they do), campaigners and organisers will remember 2020 as the year when (almost) everything changed. With virtually no time to...
Aug 26 - 2020
More Women in Politics, Please
Among uncountable other tragedies that loomed up with it, one of the most obvious features about the coronavirus crisis is how disproportionately it has impacted women (particularly low income, non-white ones, or from the Global...
Jul 10 - 2020
Taking the temperature on Europe’s Progressive Digital Organising
We are embarking on a very exciting and ambitious project: a Report on the State of Digital Organising in Europe in partnership with GQR! We are aiming to achieve a comprehensive study on the status...
Jun 23 - 2020
Queer Eye for the Progressive Org
We’re queer, we’re here. It's Pride Month. And there’s a new season of Queer Eye. What the heck is a blog post about a make-over show doing on the Tectonica blog? Well, honeeeeey, I’m about to...
Jun 11 - 2020
It's Time: Tectonica Has Its Own New Website
We’ve got big news to announce today: Tectonica has a brand new website.