John L. McKnight

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John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Updated a Blog:
Effective Police Reform: The Transfer of Authority
In order to respond to demands for police reform, local governments across the United States have created special committees to develop new policies to eliminate...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 2 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a new blog:
Effective Police Reform: The Transfer of Authority
In order to respond to demands for police reform, local governments across the United States have created special committees to develop new policies to eliminate...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 3 weeks ago • comments: 0
Posted a new blog:
An ABCD Visionary - The Transformation of the Functions of Communities and Police: A video interview with Retired Chief Mike Butler, Longmont, Colorado
In my lifetime, I have met two public officials who had an incredibly different vision for their organization. The first was Jerome Miller who was responsible for the...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Updated a Blog:
ABCD, Jazz and the Structure of Powerful Communities
During the first year of the Covid pandemic, many neighborhood organizations and block clubs stopped their traditional face-to-face meetings. Nonetheless, in many...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Updated a Blog:
ABCD, Jazz and the Structure of Powerful Communities
During the first year of the Covid pandemic, many neighborhood organizations and block clubs stopped their traditional face-to-face meetings. Nonetheless, in many...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 2 months ago • comments: 0
Posted a new blog:
ABCD, Jazz and the Structure of Powerful Communities
During the first year of the Covid pandemic, many neighborhood organizations and block clubs stopped their traditional face-to-face meetings. Nonetheless, in many...
John L. McKnight
 
@john-l-mcknight • 3 months 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 • 4 months 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 • 5 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 • 6 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 • 7 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 • 7 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...
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