The NH Progressive Summit provides an annual venue for new and veteran activists to
come together and be inspired by one another as we collectively learn, train, strategize, and
mobilize for the issue and electoral challenges and opportunities we face together.
This year’s theme is “Resistance to Power.” We are a movement of ideas and action, and
the last year has shown what we can achieve when we are focused and organized. We will
continue to beat back the attacks on our health care and public education. We will fight for
equal rights for immigrants and the LGBTQ community. We will support access to the full
range of reproductive rights without stigma or shame. We will demand the clean air and
water we all deserve. We will advance strong public safety laws. We will seek a local,
inclusive economy that puts working families first. And we will take back our state and
elections from powerful special interests and the politicians who aid them.
Across the country and our state, people are awake and ready to engage. The time is now
for us to own the future of progressive politics. Whether it’s advancing legislation at the
state and federal level, guarding against conservative rhetoric, or challenging corporate
political corruption of our legislative and electoral process – the 2018 NH Progressive
Summit will be an exciting, action-packed day to come together as we shape a bold, new