Last month, we shared the origins of the new card deck Beautiful Trouble. This week, we’re following up with a second installment, on the philosophy and purpose of the game. The Philosophy of Beautiful Trouble The new card deck Beautiful Trouble aims to inspire people to get creative with their activism approaches and implement art[…]
In case you missed it, last fall TESA became one of the two organizations leading the US Federation of Worker Co-op’s Co-op Organizing Pilot for the state of Vermont! TESA member Andrew Stachiw, and Alex Fischer of A Bookkeeping Cooperative are leading the pilot program in Vermont, one of two in the US. Over the[…]
Our first project as a technical assistance provider is in support of BIPOC-led farming collective Ujamaa Cooperative Farming Alliance.
Last month, we announced that the TESA Collective has partnered with Beautiful Solutions to create a strategic card game. Beautiful Trouble is a revolution in a box, which takes the most important elements of the group’s book by the same name, and converts them into an engaging and fun training tool any activist can use[…]
A card deck with six mini-games for activists Just in time for the holidays, TESA Collective’s latest collaboration has arrived: Beautiful Trouble: A Strategy Card Deck! This exciting and adaptable deck contains over 100 cards and dozens of key strategies and tactics that have inspired centuries of people-powered victories. “A crucial resource for change-makers.” — Archbishop[…]
Pick great presents for the whole crew The holidays are right around the corner! For those hard-to-shop-for principled people in your life, use our guide to help you pick a meaningful gift that reflects your loved one’s values. From kids learning how to share to your reserved yet radical friend, dog lovers to card-carrying union[…]