CAPPA's List of Progressive Groups
and Information Sources in Hartford Area

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Progressive Student Alliance of CCSU works to educate CCSU students and its surrounding community about political, economic, and social issues.

Spectrum is a UHA organization for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered students and their allies.

Brothers and Sisters United (BSU) is a UHA student group that promotes a sense of brotherhood and sisterhood among people of color through political, economic, cultural and educational means.

Progressive Student Alliance (PSA) is a UHA student group working toward progressive social change.

CT United for Peace is a coalition of groups and interested individuals in CT who are working for peace and justice issues.

DemocracyWorks is a CT based advocacy group promoting democratic values.

HomeFront documents and explores the progressive organizing for social and economic justice by the people of Hartford, Connecticut.

The Working Families Party of CT uses local community organizing to promote opportunity for our children, security for our loved ones, living wage jobs with health care, quality public schools, and an honest and accountable government.

The Green Party of CT has a Hartford branch and a great page of links to progressive groups in CT.

Education about peace and social justice is the purpose of Pax Educare.

CREA: "Believing that the earth is home to all, CREA facilitates analysis of human, social and economic policies from the perspective of their effects on human lives, beginning with the lives of people who are poor."

West Hartford Citizens for Peace and Justice represent a diverse group of parents, teachers, blue collar workers, laborers, professionals, business owners, high-school and college students. They sponsor forums on various topics related to issues revolving around peace, justice, and democratic principles.

CT Public Interest Research Group has a Trinity College group, which aims to give CT college students experience in policy relevant research and political action.

Connecticut Coalition for Environmental Justice aims to protect CT urban environments by educating communities and promoting change in governmental policies.

CT Citizen Action Group is a statewide membership-based organization dedicated to actively involving the residents of Connecticut in bringing about social, environmental and economic justice.

League of Women Voters: Greater Hartford branch promotes responsible political action through informed participation of citizens in government.

CT American Friends Service Committee is a Quaker organization working for peace, disarmament, and economic justice.

CT Civil Liberties Union uses legislative advocacy, litigation, grassroots organizing and public education to assure that the Bill of Rights and the rights guaranteed by the Connecticut Constitution are preserved for each new generation.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People seeks equality in the political, educational, social and economic realms for all persons and the elimination of racial hatred and racial discrimination. There are NAACP branches throughout CT.

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