This is an Uprising -Mark and Paul Engler
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How nonviolent Revolt is shaping the twenty-first century
From Protests to defend immigrant rights and combat climate change, to Occupy, #BlackLivesMatter, and the resistance to the Trump administration, a new generation is unleashing strategic nonviolent action to shape public debate and force political change. In this is an Uprising , Mark and Paul Engler look at the hidden art behind such outbursts of revolt, examining core principles that have sparked and guided moments of transformative unrest. With insight from contemporary activists, as well as fresh revelations about the work of groundbreaking figures such as Ghandi, martin Luther King Jr., Gene Sharp , and Frances Fox Piven, the Englers show how people with few resources and little conventional influence can harness the power of nonviolent movements to create lasting change.