Forging a people-powered democracy in this century and the next

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Our Mission

22CI’s mission is to create an effective, multi-racial, cross-class, and culturally diverse mass mobilization against authoritarianism. How we do this is equally important, which is why we invest in the capacities and infrastructure necessary to win an inclusive and people-centered democracy in this century and the next.

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Our Work

The 22nd Century Initiative works toward a people-powered multi-racial democracy in this century and the next by advancing strategic alignment that brings together frontline organizations, national pro-democracy groups, training resources, think tanks, and advocacy organizations.

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