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The Secret to Effective Nonviolent Resistance

Is there anything in the world more important for our future than learning how to solve acute conflicts without killing others, destroying our countries, and devastating the planet?   The Secret to Effective Nonviolent Resistance

Posted in Democracy, nonviolent conflict

Here Be Dragons

In context of the current world it seems the greater concern is not how a fascist, crook, and abuser (sorry for the redundancy) got to the presidency and what he’ll try to do with it, but rather who is attempting

Posted in Democracy, Global politics, nonviolent conflict

Bob reading at Spoken Word, Cuenca Ecuador

Posted in Democracy, Ecuador, nonviolent conflict, Perpetual war, Robert A. Kezer

The United States in one succinct sentence:

“We are waiting for our Tunisian fruit seller.”   Below are a few quotes from this long article “The open source revolution is coming and it will conquer the 1% – ex CIA spy” with Robert David Steele, former Marine,

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Toward a nonviolent response to terrorism: as in stopping it before it becomes an option for someone.

“Calls for Lynch to resign over claim that ‘love’ is best response to terror” Another example of our current simplistic “black or white” response to complex issues, and how it creates conflict among us where there should be collaboration instead.

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Enough please! Trump is just a symptom, not the disease.

From the article linked below: “Trump is exploiting the fact that we cannot unite across our ideological divides. The only way to stop him, then, is to achieve just that kind of coordination across party lines and across divisions within

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Posted in 2016 election, Democracy, Global politics, nonviolent conflict, Project for a People's Global Mandate, Uncategorized

And another call for revolution. But…

Please get past the “evil empire” term in the article if it’s a trigger (I’m not a fan of it either…) This is a great article describing the morphing of capitalism to gangsterism – the use of economic hit men,

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This is NOT nonviolent conflict:

Do you remember Saturday, 15 February 2003? Humanity came together across more than 600 cities in the largest protest the world has ever known to stop the war on Iraq. But that, my friends, was NOT nonviolent conflict. We applied

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Posted in Democracy, Global politics, nonviolent conflict, People Power, Civil Resistance, and Social Transformation, Robert A. Kezer

Nonviolent conflict.

It’s the most dangerous threat to the powers dictating life on the planet today, and they know it. But it’s probably not what you think, and that works for them. Nonviolent conflict has nothing to do with “peace,” or negotiation,

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Posted in Democracy, nonviolent conflict, People Power, Civil Resistance, and Social Transformation, Robert A. Kezer

“The Boétie Legacy” made it to #4 in Political Fiction!

  Thank you everyone! 203 free downloads of “The Boétie Legacy, and a World in Peril” in three days. We made it to #3 in New Age (??) and #4 in Political Fiction. Please post a review on Amazon if

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