Magazine article New Internationalist

This Is an Uprising

Magazine article New Internationalist

This Is an Uprising

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This Is An Uprising by Mark engler and Paul engler (Nation Books, ISBN 9781568587332)

In this thorough and authoritative book, Mark and Paul Engler take the reader on a globe-spanning tour of the history and present state of nonviolent protest, its tactics, successes and failures and the prognosis for its future use. Beginning with Martin Luther King Jr in 1963 and the Birmingham and Selma desegregation campaigns, their account takes in Gandhi's Salt March, the Otpor movement in Serbia, the Occupy campaign and the Arab Spring among many others.

Drawing on articles - including work in this publication - and discussions with many activists and thinkers, the Englers set out the common factors shared by successful mobilizations and they offer a blueprint for mass movement rebellion. …

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