Omar Ahmad: Political Change with Pen and Paper| 6mins
Director: TED | Producer: TED
Focus Years: 2010 | Country: United States
Politicians are strange creatures, says politician Omar Ahmad. And the best way to engage them on your pet issue is a monthly handwritten letter. Ahmad shows why old-fashioned correspondence is more effective than email, phone or even writing a check - and shares the four simple steps to writing a letter that works. Omar Ahmad is an internet infrastructure maven and a member of the City Council for San Carlos, California.