John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 3 days ago • comments: 0
Posted a new blog:
Enabling Productive Neighborhoods: The Role of a New Kind of Leader
Sal Alinsky, one of the Godfathers of neighborhood organizing, enjoyed asking people, “What is a leader.” Usually, no one gave the answer that he had in mind and he...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • one month ago • comments: 0
Posted a new blog:
Peacemaking Powers and the Culture They Create
In a neighborhood, people are empowered by the work they do together. Often, they use this power to confront institutions and advocate for the neighborhood’s...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a new blog:
Beware of “Community”: An Amoeba Word
Many current programs, policies, plans and initiatives are described as fostering “community” engagement, “community” participation, “community” co-production,...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 3 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a new blog:
Discovering the Source of Power
“Agency” is a rather obscure word used in some circles in society. To better understand the word, the Merriam-Webster Dictionary translates in more popular language...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 4 months ago • comments: 1
Updated a Blog:
Community Security and the Institutional Assumption
Throughout America, communities are establishing task forces to respond to police abuse and the murder of Black citizens. These task forces have variously...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 4 months ago • comments: 1
Updated a Blog:
Community Security and the Institutional Assumption
Throughout America, communities are establishing task forces to respond to police abuse and the murder of Black citizens. These task forces have variously...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 4 months ago • comments: 1
Updated a Blog:
Community Security and the Institutional Assumption
Throughout America, communities are establishing task forces to respond to police abuse and the murder of Black citizens. These task forces have variously...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 4 months ago • comments: 1
Updated a Blog:
Community Security and the Institutional Assumption
Throughout America, communities are establishing task forces to respond to police abuse and the murder of Black citizens. These task forces have variously...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 4 months ago • comments: 1
Updated a Blog:
Community Security and the Institutional Assumption
Throughout America, communities are establishing task forces to respond to police abuse and the murder of Black citizens. These task forces have variously...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 4 months ago • comments: 1
Posted a new blog:
Community Security and the Institutional Assumption
Throughout America, communities are establishing task forces to respond to police abuse and the murder of Black citizens. These task forces have variously...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 5 months ago • comments: 2
Posted a new blog:
Still on Top: A Manager’s Story
He was a corporate leader in a big city, well known for his progressive views on corporate responsibility. Indeed, he had led the corporate community in efforts to...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 7 months ago • comments: 1
Posted a new blog:
Co-production: Always in Second Place
It was the first meeting of a neighborhood organization’s Health Committee on Chicago’s westside. The six members met in the living room of Gloria Blunt’s home. After...
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