MoveOn Up to the Upper West Side


At some 1,200 locations around the country last night, members of gathered to celebrate Barack Obama’s presidential victory and plan their new political strategy as part of a celebration called “Fired Up and Ready to Go!” Our man Tim Murphy attended a meeting on the Upper West Side populated by veteran activists and the younger types inspired by Obama to join the process. So can these two generations agree on an agenda? Not so much! “It was like a co-op tenants’ meeting,” said one attendee. “Everybody wants to hear themselves talk.” Watch the video and get fired up.