Links

Advocates for Youth: Talk to your kids about sensitive issues like sex and violence
Albion Monitor 

Alternet.org
American Civil Liberties Union
American Freedom Campaign
American Sustainable Business Council: Sustainable business is good business
Amnesty International
Apollo Alliance: Despite the conspiracy theory rhetoric, the Alliance is committed to a green energy revolution
Care.org:
Devoted to fighting poverty by empowering women
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Center for Constitutional Rights
Conversations with Great Minds: By Thom Hartmann
Credo Mobile: Not just a cell phone network, but a social movement
Common Sense Drug Policy
Community Environment Legal Defense Fund: Local democracy vs. corporate hegemenony
Congress.org:
Stay informed on election issues
Crooks and Liars
Democracy Now!
Education and Democracy: A history of the Freedom  Schools
Fairtax:  Offers a new and fair (perhaps) approach to taxation.
Families Against Mandatory Minimums

Free Press Net
Global Issues: A comprehensive site on worldwide matters.
Global Mind-Shift:  This site is really cool, with great memes. It fits right in with the Mad Sociologist philosophy.
Good: Some interesting multi-media on contemporary issues.
Greg Palast: Groundbreaking journalist's website.
Half in Ten: Program dedicated to cutting the poverty rate in half in ten years.
IPCC: International Panel on Climate Change 
Irregular Times
IRLE: Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
I-Witness Video
Jobs with Justice

Justice Policy Institute
Mindfully.org: Covers various topics. A great and informative website
Mother Jones
National Coalition Against Censorship
National Initiative: Bringing democracy back into democracy
National Registry of Exonerations:Innocent convicts
News for Real: An interesting journalism blog
ONE.org:  Fighting poverty
Open Secrets: Tracking Campaign Finance
Orwell Today: A look at the world through the eyes of George Orwell
Politifacts: Keeps track of political lies and half truths
Poll Workers for Democracy: Help make sure that every vote is counted
Project on Government Oversight:
Sierra Club
SocJournal
The Innocence Project: Committed to using DNA testing to secure the release of the falsely convicted
The Justice Project
The Nation
The Progressive
The Torture Report: NEW Read the 2014 Senate release of the Torture Report
The Sentencing Project
Thomas: Keep track of legislation
True Majority
Truthdig.com: NEW Dig under today's headlines
Truthout:
Understanding Prejudice: NEW How prejudiced are you? Probably more than you know. Take a psychometric test to find out. 

Unitarian Universalist Service Committee: The Unitarian Universalist Church has a long history of standing up for human rights
United For a Fair Economy: Businesses for Economic Justice
Vision of Humanity:  Charting the progress of World Peace
War on Greed:
Who Owns What:  Tracking corporate conglomeratization
Working Assets
The Hightower Lowdown