Berna Lewis is Shocked…

Shocked!"Outraged" by the behavior of her employees, ACORN CEO Bertha Lewis said, “all of our employees, if they’re too stupid to understand that they’re not reaching professional standards, we terminate them.”One might wonder, given ACORN's history of trying to avoid paying even the minimum wage to its employees, whether inadequate training expenditures combined with exemplary… Continue reading Berna Lewis is Shocked…

Insufficently COI

COI is another acronym for ACORN.The fact that ACORN employees in Baltimore MD, Washington DC, Brooklyn NY and San Bernardino, CA all gave the same advice to a couple looking for a housing loan is not surprising and is certainly evidence of organizational practice and preference.If the New York Times is your news source, or… Continue reading Insufficently COI

For the children

"Posterity -- you will never know how much it has cost my generation to preserve your freedom. I hope you will make good use of it."--John Quincy AdamsToday, we must put this differently:"Posterity -- you will never finish paying the costs I incurred in order to promote community organizing as THE national priority. I hope… Continue reading For the children


ACORN is changing their name to Community Organizations International.ACORN drops tarnished name and moves to silence criticsSort of like changing "Global Warming" to "Climate Change." Or "Liberal" to "Progressive." Or "Terrorism" to "Man Caused Disaster." Or "Extraordinary Rendition" to "Friends Helping Friends Executive Order."New brand. Get rid of the baggage.I think they missed a bet… Continue reading ACORN gets COI