NGP Van’s Tips for Hosting an Awesome Rally

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This will give information around NGP Van. It will first recap the article from this company “{Organizing 101) How to Hold a Great Campaign Rally” by Gabby Weiss. It’s true that since the 2016 presidential election, the news cycle become controlled by coverage of rallies that were placed in large stadium’s. There are four tips that can be used in organizing a rally. One way is to “Make Sure a Rally is Right for You”. This is because of the resources and time needed to create one. One reason this is a good idea is because it encourages and energizes supporters in order to change them into the efficient volunteers. It is also important to note that timing is vital in hosting a rally, most of the time rallies should be pushed to the last two weeks of the campaign.

A second tip is to “Plan the Details”. One method is by being creative in the location. It’s important to pick a location that symbolizes the platform. It is also important to get many supporters into the location the event takes place in. Including visuals like campaign signs is a good idea. Since a big part in rallies are the campaign’s public face , taking pictures are vital. A third tip is to “Advertise the Bank”. Advertisements should be all over areas like campaign booths and social media. It could also be good to put on a press release. A fourth tip from the NGP Van article is to “Transform Supporter Energy to Grassroots Action”. The support and energy received should be channeling support and energy to actions that will go towards an Election day win.

Now, some general information on NGP Van. NGP Van is the leading provider in technology to progressive and Democratic organizations and campaigns. Something else it does is give a mixed platform of the best products on the products of digital, fundraising, compliance, social networking, and field organizing. It is also important to note that almost every vital Democratic campaign like the Obama campaign voter contact is powered by NGP VAN.

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Basic Human Rights Are Required of Any Government

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The man was an upstanding diplomat, an official ambassador for his country. He was grabbed off the street by the government’s secret security force without formal charges and kept in a secret jail. He was repeatedly beaten and tortured. His family fought to gain information about him and to obtain his freedom. That man was Thor Halvorssen’s father, who was abducted by the corrupt Venezuelan regime of the 1990s. Some years after this Thor’s mother was shot by these same lawless enforcers, along with 12 others, one of whom died. She was part of a legal and peaceful public gathering. Others in Thor’s family suffered similar attacks.

It took the joint efforts of two major peaceful “rights” charities, the International Society for Human Rights and Amnesty International, along with more effort from powerful individuals to secure his father’s freedom. Thor Halvorssen is sure his father would have been murdered in the oppressive Venezuelan government’s clutches if they had not gained his freedom. The effect on Thor was deeply ingrained.
He works to promote representative democracy and the reduction of rigidly repressive regimes, such as Venezuela’s has been. His objectives are forthright and clear in the stated targeted objectives, which include these basic rights for all humans on planet Earth:

Freedom of speech
Freedom of self-determination
Right to worship
Freedom to associate
Right to buy and sell property
Freedom of travel
Right to equal treatment by law enforcement
Right to participate in government
Freedom from exile or arbitrary detainment
Freedom from torture and slavery
Freedom in matters of conscience

In 2005 Thor Halvorssen founded the Human Rights Foundation to join ranks with the fore-mentioned groups to fight for freedoms for individuals in any country where such rights are continuing to be restricted. He has raised the awareness of the curtailment of the basic rights of all humans, especially in those places with the worst rights records, still oppressing their citizens.