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Oct 04, 2016
| ISBN 9780525433286
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Oct 04, 2016 | ISBN 9780525433286
A Vintage Shorts Selection From the founder of modern radical activism in America, Saul Alinsky, whose the bestselling classic Rules for Radicals has reinvigorated the political left in America. “Organizational genius” Alinsky lays out the thirteen rules that all have-nots must follow to wage a successful campaign against the haves. Wielding tremendous influence to this day, and used as a bible by leading organizers since it was first published almost fifty years ago, these vital words of wisdom are written with humor, wit and unassailable power. Crucially impactful on both President Obama and Hillary Clinton’s political philosophies and dedicated to the American political tradition—Alinsky’s thirteen tactics will remain powerful and relevant, a must-read, for anyone interested in how to enact constructive social change for years to come. An ebook short.
Saul Alinsky was born in Chicago in 1909 and educated first in the streets of that city and then in its university. Graduate work at the University of Chicago in criminology introduced him to the Al Capone gang, and later… More about Saul Alinsky
Praise for Saul Alinsky’s Rules for Radicals:“This country’s leading hell-raiser…has set down some of the rules of the game. No one has had more experience or has been more successful at it than Alinsky.” —The Nation “I consider him to be one of the few really great men of our century.” —Jacques Maritain
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