While there is no one path to solving what ails our country, if we don’t chart a common direction of where we want to go, the forces dividing us will continue to prevail. The United States is at a crossroads, and there is no time to waste.

Weaving together all our efforts for a just, inclusive and peaceful democracy

What We Do

The Horizons team acts as organizers, conveners, facilitators, and sense-makers, striving to impact the ecosystem of social change throughout the country.

Latest News

Clowns, Reverse Boycotts, and Involuntary Walkathons: How Communiti...

*This article was written by Chief Organizer Maria J. Stephan and was first published on Just Security. The new dystopian Hollywood film, Civil War, has raised the specter of devastating violent conflict...

THE VISTA: May 2024

As May comes to a close, the world has been mourning the recent civilian deaths in Rafah, and the US has been grappling with the many student protest movements on...

THE VISTA: April 2024

During the month of April, the Horizons team has been inspired by all the analysis and resources being put out to support effective movement building. Check out this research by...

Sensemaking with Horizons: Dr. Jeanine Abrams McLean, President of ...

As a part of Horizons' Sensemaking Series on Race & Democracy, we invited the President of Fair Count, Dr. Jeanine Abrams McLean, to discuss their work as a non-partisan, non-profit...

How you can more effectively advance multi-racial democracy

On March 3, 2024, Maria J. Stephan, co-lead of the Horizons Project, discussed her work to strengthen multi-racial democracy in the US and globally to the Forum at All Souls...

THE VISTA: March 2024

In March, we celebrate the “radical roots” of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month in the US. Many are reflecting that 2024 is a big year for women and...

Areas of Work


Bringing the Ecosystem Together

Finding Common Cause

Impactful Communications for Collective Action


Strengthening Research to Practice and Practice to Practice Partnerships