Measuring the unmeasurable: A tool to assess the progress of social movements
Chris Allan, Naomi Foxwood, David Gordon
February 22, 2022
The suffragette movement. The anti-apartheid movement. Indian independence. The U.S. civil rights movement. Powerful social movements have changed the arc of human history, seeking justice and achieving social change.
But social movements are messy things, hard to get your hands around, often even hard to know when you see one. If you’ve set yourself the task to help build a movement, how do you know how you’re doing?