A Political Revolution in Austin will not happen with LUTU alone. 

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Austin Justice Coalition is a grassroots, activist-led organization addressing community needs, increasing political involvement, empowering communities, and criminal justice reform at the local level. Left Up To Us democratically voted this summer to endorse Austin Justice Coalition's platform on police reforms.   Click here to like AJC on Facebook

Austin Justice Coalition is a grassroots, activist-led organization addressing community needs, increasing political involvement, empowering communities, and criminal justice reform at the local level.

Left Up To Us democratically voted this summer to endorse Austin Justice Coalition's platform on police reforms.

 

Click here to like AJC on Facebook

DSA believes that both the economy and society should be run democratically to meet human needs, not to make profits for a few. They are a political activist organization, not a party. DSA members use a variety of tactics, from legislative to direct action, to fight for reforms that empower working people. The Austin DSA is directly responsible for introducing many of Left Up To Us' founding members to one another. Click here to like DSA-Austin on Facebook

DSA believes that both the economy and society should be run democratically to meet human needs, not to make profits for a few. They are a political activist organization, not a party. DSA members use a variety of tactics, from legislative to direct action, to fight for reforms that empower working people.

The Austin DSA is directly responsible for introducing many of Left Up To Us' founding members to one another.

Click here to like DSA-Austin on Facebook


Our Revolution, founded by Bernie Sanders, will reclaim democracy for the working people of our country by harnessing the transformative energy of the “political revolution.” Through supporting a new generation of progressive leaders, empowering millions to fight for progressive change and elevating the political consciousness to transform American politics to make our political and economic systems responsive to the needs of working families.

Our Revolution, founded by Bernie Sanders, will reclaim democracy for the working people of our country by harnessing the transformative energy of the “political revolution.” Through supporting a new generation of progressive leaders, empowering millions to fight for progressive change and elevating the political consciousness to transform American politics to make our political and economic systems responsive to the needs of working families.

350 Austin is a local, grassroots organization committed to the goals and strategies of 350.org. Our three primary goals are: Goal 1: Keep carbon in the ground. Goal 2: Help build a new, more equitable low-carbon economy. Goal 3: Pressure governments into limiting emissions

350 Austin is a local, grassroots organization committed to the goals and strategies of 350.org.

Our three primary goals are:

Goal 1: Keep carbon in the ground. Goal 2: Help build a new, more equitable low-carbon economy. Goal 3: Pressure governments into limiting emissions

Workers Defense Project (WDP) is a worker center and part of a national movement of organizations that seek to provide low-wage workers with the resources they need to improve their working and living conditions. The project provides a source of power and hope for low-wage workers who have little access to these important resources.

Workers Defense Project (WDP) is a worker center and part of a national movement of organizations that seek to provide low-wage workers with the resources they need to improve their working and living conditions. The project provides a source of power and hope for low-wage workers who have little access to these important resources.

The Del Valle Community Coalition is working to organize residents of the Del Valle area to advocate for better public services in one of Travis Counties most under-served communities. Left Up To US has partnered with DVCC to do community organizing in the Del Valle area.  Learn more here!

The Del Valle Community Coalition is working to organize residents of the Del Valle area to advocate for better public services in one of Travis Counties most under-served communities.

Left Up To US has partnered with DVCC to do community organizing in the Del Valle area.  Learn more here!


AURA is an all-volunteer grassroots urbanist organization focused on building an Austin for everyone by improving land use and transportation through policy analysis, public involvement, and political engagement.

AURA is an all-volunteer grassroots urbanist organization focused on building an Austin for everyone by improving land use and transportation through policy analysis, public involvement, and political engagement.

Austin Socialist Collective are Socialists in the Austin and San Marcos area who are in the process of building a working class party to fight poverty, racism, injustice and Capitalism in Texas and throughout the South  

Austin Socialist Collective are Socialists in the Austin and San Marcos area who are in the process of building a working class party to fight poverty, racism, injustice and Capitalism in Texas and throughout the South

 

The Texas Drought Project is the successor organization to the Texas Climate Emergency Campaign, undertaken by the Texas Harambe Foundation of Austin. It brings together experts in farming, ranching, hydrology, civil engineering, climatology, and environmental science to present forums in key regions most affected by drought.

The Texas Drought Project is the successor organization to the Texas Climate Emergency Campaign, undertaken by the Texas Harambe Foundation of Austin. It brings together experts in farming, ranching, hydrology, civil engineering, climatology, and environmental science to present forums in key regions most affected by drought.

One Resistance ATX organizes grassroots groups to protest Donald Trump's politics of fear and hate, rallying for justice and dignity for all.

One Resistance ATX organizes grassroots groups to protest Donald Trump's politics of fear and hate, rallying for justice and dignity for all.


The Austin Cooperative Business Association (ACBA) works to BUILD and EXPAND the cooperative economy in central Texas through worker co-ops, housing co-ops, and more.

The Austin Cooperative Business Association (ACBA) works to BUILD and EXPAND the cooperative economy in central Texas through worker co-ops, housing co-ops, and more.

Planned Parenthood is a nonprofit organization that provides reproductive health care in the United States and globally.

Planned Parenthood is a nonprofit organization that provides reproductive health care in the United States and globally.

We are working for the validity of Black life. We are working to (re)build the Black liberation movement. Rooted in the experiences of Black people in this country who actively resist our dehumanization, #BlackLivesMatter is a call to action and a response to the virulent anti-Black racism that permeates our society.

We are working for the validity of Black life. We are working to (re)build the Black liberation movement. Rooted in the experiences of Black people in this country who actively resist our dehumanization, #BlackLivesMatter is a call to action and a response to the virulent anti-Black racism that permeates our society.

Foundation Communities provides affordable, attractive homes and free on-site support services for thousands of families with kids, as well as veterans, seniors, and individuals with disabilities. We offer an innovative, proven model that empowers our residents and neighbors to achieve educational success, financial stability, and healthier lifestyles.

Foundation Communities provides affordable, attractive homes and free on-site support services for thousands of families with kids, as well as veterans, seniors, and individuals with disabilities. We offer an innovative, proven model that empowers our residents and neighbors to achieve educational success, financial stability, and healthier lifestyles.

TEXAS fast food workers are mobilizing to raise wages and get rights at work. We are part of a national movement of low-income workers struggling for a better future for our families, our economy and our country. Join the fight for Texas 15!

TEXAS fast food workers are mobilizing to raise wages and get rights at work. We are part of a national movement of low-income workers struggling for a better future for our families, our economy and our country. Join the fight for Texas 15!

Muslim Solidarity ATX is the group responsible for organizing the 2000+ peace observers on Muslim Capitol Day 2017 with other Muslim allies and members of the Muslim community in response to ACT for America’s "anti-Shari’a" rally.

Muslim Solidarity ATX is the group responsible for organizing the 2000+ peace observers on Muslim Capitol Day 2017 with other Muslim allies and members of the Muslim community in response to ACT for America’s "anti-Shari’a" rally.

Cover Texas Now is a coalition of consumer and faith-based organizations whose mission is to see the state of Texas implement a sustainable health care system and provide quality affordable health coverage to its citizens. The coalition meets regularly to communicate and collaborate regarding strategies and activities related to improving healthcare and expanding coverage in Texas.

Cover Texas Now is a coalition of consumer and faith-based organizations whose mission is to see the state of Texas implement a sustainable health care system and provide quality affordable health coverage to its citizens. The coalition meets regularly to communicate and collaborate regarding strategies and activities related to improving healthcare and expanding coverage in Texas.

The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault is committed to ending sexual violence in Texas through education, prevention and advocacy. In the meantime, we desire to support survivors on their paths to hope, healing and justice. TAASA is the voice of the sexual assault movement in Texas. We are a unifying force bringing together parties involved in and affected by sexual assault as a catalyst for change.

The Texas Association Against Sexual Assault is committed to ending sexual violence in Texas through education, prevention and advocacy. In the meantime, we desire to support survivors on their paths to hope, healing and justice. TAASA is the voice of the sexual assault movement in Texas. We are a unifying force bringing together parties involved in and affected by sexual assault as a catalyst for change.

Jolt brings together Latinos from across Texas to win on the issues that matter. Jolt doesn’t stand for any one party or politician — it stands for the Latino community, families, and parents who worked hard to give their children everything they didn’t have. Jolt supports Latinos to make change by making sure they have a say in how Texas is run

Jolt brings together Latinos from across Texas to win on the issues that matter. Jolt doesn’t stand for any one party or politician — it stands for the Latino community, families, and parents who worked hard to give their children everything they didn’t have. Jolt supports Latinos to make change by making sure they have a say in how Texas is run

NWPCTX is a diverse, bipartisan, grassroots organization dedicated to increasing women’s participation in the political process and creating a true women’s political power base in Texas. NWPC recruits, trains and supports pro-choice women candidates for elected and appointed offices at all levels of government regardless of party affiliation.

NWPCTX is a diverse, bipartisan, grassroots organization dedicated to increasing women’s participation in the political process and creating a true women’s political power base in Texas. NWPC recruits, trains and supports pro-choice women candidates for elected and appointed offices at all levels of government regardless of party affiliation.

The League of United Latin American Citizens' mission is to advance the economic condition, educational attainment, political influence, housing, health and civil rights of the Hispanic population of the United States.

The League of United Latin American Citizens' mission is to advance the economic condition, educational attainment, political influence, housing, health and civil rights of the Hispanic population of the United States.

ADAPT fights to free our people from nursing homes and other institutions.  We work for more accessible communities: including transportation, housing, public accommodations and governmental buildings and programs.  We believe the lives of people with disabilities should be valued.  We are a grassroots group; get involved and make a difference.

ADAPT fights to free our people from nursing homes and other institutions.  We work for more accessible communities: including transportation, housing, public accommodations and governmental buildings and programs.  We believe the lives of people with disabilities should be valued.  We are a grassroots group; get involved and make a difference.

Evolve Austin Partners champions the Imagine Austin comprehensive plan, crafted by the people of Austin to create a more affordable, mobile, and sustainable city.

Evolve Austin Partners champions the Imagine Austin comprehensive plan, crafted by the people of Austin to create a more affordable, mobile, and sustainable city.

the NAACP is the nation's oldest, largest, and most widely recognized grassroots-based civil rights organization. Its more than a half-million members and supporters throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities, campaigning for equal opportunity and conducting voter mobilization.

the NAACP is the nation's oldest, largest, and most widely recognized grassroots-based civil rights organization. Its more than a half-million members and supporters throughout the United States and the world are the premier advocates for civil rights in their communities, campaigning for equal opportunity and conducting voter mobilization.

NOW works to eliminate discrimination and harassment in the workplace, schools, the justice system, and all other sectors of society; secure abortion, birth control and reproductive justice for all women; end all forms of violence against women; eradicate racism, sexism and homophobia; and promote equality and justice in our society.

NOW works to eliminate discrimination and harassment in the workplace, schools, the justice system, and all other sectors of society; secure abortion, birth control and reproductive justice for all women; end all forms of violence against women; eradicate racism, sexism and homophobia; and promote equality and justice in our society.

Grassroots Leadership works for a more just society where prison profiteering, mass incarceration, deportation and criminalization are things of the past.

Grassroots Leadership works for a more just society where prison profiteering, mass incarceration, deportation and criminalization are things of the past.

Austin Central Labor Council is one of nearly 500 state and local labor councils of the AFL-CIO. We are democratically elected bodies dedicated to represent the interests of working people at the state and local level. We advocate for social and economic justice and we strive daily to vanquish oppression and make our communities better for all people.

Austin Central Labor Council is one of nearly 500 state and local labor councils of the AFL-CIO. We are democratically elected bodies dedicated to represent the interests of working people at the state and local level. We advocate for social and economic justice and we strive daily to vanquish oppression and make our communities better for all people.

LUTU strives to be a non-partisan organization but we support our members get involved in both the Democratic Party and the Green Party.

LUTU strives to be a non-partisan organization but we support our members get involved in both the Democratic Party and the Green Party.

LUTU strives to be a non-partisan organization but we support our members getting involved in both the Democratic Party and the Green Party

LUTU strives to be a non-partisan organization but we support our members getting involved in both the Democratic Party and the Green Party

PODER's mission is to redefine environmental issues as social and economic justice issues, and collectively set our own agenda to address these concerns as basic human rights. We seek to empower our communities through education, advocacy and action.

PODER's mission is to redefine environmental issues as social and economic justice issues, and collectively set our own agenda to address these concerns as basic human rights. We seek to empower our communities through education, advocacy and action.

TARA-EF seeks to enroll, educate and mobilize retired union, senior and community activists into a statewide grassroots movement advocating on behalf of Texas retirees and seniors. We welcome members of any age who are interested in preserving and defending the right to retire, which is under constant attack. Our motto is “Let’s not be the last generation to retire”, as we work to save the earned benefits of both current and future retirees.

TARA-EF seeks to enroll, educate and mobilize retired union, senior and community activists into a statewide grassroots movement advocating on behalf of Texas retirees and seniors. We welcome members of any age who are interested in preserving and defending the right to retire, which is under constant attack. Our motto is “Let’s not be the last generation to retire”, as we work to save the earned benefits of both current and future retirees.

Black Sovereign Nation was founded primarily to answer our community's call for direct action in response to oppression. In addition to direct action, BSN is committed to honoring four principles in our effort that serve, protect, and uplift the Black and Brown populations of Austin: a refusal to comply with unjust laws, cooperative economics within communities of color, reclamation of our narrative, and education independent of white supremacist institutions.

Black Sovereign Nation was founded primarily to answer our community's call for direct action in response to oppression. In addition to direct action, BSN is committed to honoring four principles in our effort that serve, protect, and uplift the Black and Brown populations of Austin: a refusal to comply with unjust laws, cooperative economics within communities of color, reclamation of our narrative, and education independent of white supremacist institutions.

ATXEJ - Austin Environmental Justice Team was formed in 2015 to ensure that Austin's transition away from coal power was a just one by interacting with citizen leaders and city council. In addition to our continued work to move Beyond Coal. 

ATXEJ - Austin Environmental Justice Team was formed in 2015 to ensure that Austin's transition away from coal power was a just one by interacting with citizen leaders and city council. In addition to our continued work to move Beyond Coal

Communities of Color United: Coalition for Racial Justice's mission is to advance racial justice, build community and solidarity across communities of color, and support collective self-determination in Austin and Travis County.

Communities of Color United: Coalition for Racial Justice's mission is to advance racial justice, build community and solidarity across communities of color, and support collective self-determination in Austin and Travis County.

The American Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee is a civil rights organization committed to defending the rights of people of Arab descent and promoting their rich cultural heritage.

The American Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee is a civil rights organization committed to defending the rights of people of Arab descent and promoting their rich cultural heritage.