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ICELANDERS DEMONSTRATE THE POWER OF NON-VIOLENT DIRECT ACTION

You know, in Iceland, when their elected representatives ignored their calls and letters and pursued an agenda favoring corporations and the wealthy, citizens surrounded their parliament and here’s what happened: “Protesters were calling for the resignation of government officials and for new elections to be held. 119 more words

Oligarchy, Corporatism And / Or Plutocracy

HOW TO START A REVOLUTION: The Story of Nobel Peace Prize Nominee Gene Sharp (the most important man you've never heard of)

“Gene Sharp (born January 21, 1928) is the founder of the Albert Einstein Institution, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the study of nonviolent action, and is a retired professor of political science at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.   174 more words

Oligarchy, Corporatism And / Or Plutocracy

Beyond Violence and Nonviolence

It is not about which team wins symbolic points in the violence-nonviolence debate; it is about how different groups’ tactical approaches can work in harmony to build power.

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Activism

Book review: Nonviolent Resistance to the Nazis by George Paxton

Book review: Nonviolent Resistance to the Nazis by George Paxton
by Ian Sinclair
Peace News
June-July 2017

“But what about Nazi Germany?” No doubt many… 390 more words

Protest/activism

He Said That? 3/31/17

From Gene Sharp (born 1928), founder of the Albert Einstein Institution, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the study of nonviolent action, retired professor of political science at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth,  45 more words

Government