Author Jonathan Tisch has devoted a lifetime to active citizenship, and in his book "Citizen You," he outlines how to use the power of practical creativity and grassroots participation to solve seemingly intractable problems. Tisch challenges readers to join this movement and points the way toward making our world a better place, one person and one neighborhood at a time.
Read an excerpt of Citizen You: today.msnbc.msn.com/id/37024536