I don’t want to put a pause on the rest of my life I’m really enjoying getting older and the wisdom that comes from that.
Community organizing is all about building grassroots support. It’s about identifying the people around you with whom you can create a common, passionate cause. And it’s about ignoring the conventional wisdom of company politics and instead playing the game by very different rules.
Spending two years on my uncle’s ranch in Montana as a young man gave me the wisdom and the thrust to do westerns.