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Industrial Areas Foundation
Posted By John Perazzo On December 3, 2009 @ 12:41 pm In DTN Profiles | No Comments
Established in 1940 by Saul Alinsky , the Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF) is a Chicago-based community-organizing network consisting of 59 affiliate groups  located in 21 U.S. states as well as Canada, the United Kingdom, and Germany.
IAF’s mission  is to “build organizations whose primary purpose is power — the ability to act — and whose chief product is social change.” Toward that end, an IAF training institute — which Saul Alinsky himself launched in 1969 as a “school for professional radicals ” — trains community organizers in the tactics of revolutionary social change that its founder outlined….
For the entire Industrial Areas Foundation profile, click here .
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 click here: http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/groupProfile.asp?grpid=7493
 Saul Alinsky: http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/individualProfile.asp?indid=2314
 59 affiliate groups: http://www.industrialareasfoundation.org/iafabout/about.htm
 school for professional radicals: http://www.humanevents.com/article.php?id=34070
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