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BKLYN Methods of Resistance

Planning an action, starting an organization, or beginning a movement? Check out these books for ideas and inspiration. Want help finding more information? Ask a librarian!

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Freedom is a constant struggle

Angela Y. Davis ; edited by Frank Barat. |

Direct action

David Graeber. |

Poor people's movements

by Frances Fox Piven and Richard A. Cloward. |

And there was light

Jacques Lusseyran ; translated from the French by Elizabeth R. Cameron. |

When we rise

Cleve Jones. |

Hope in the dark

Rebecca Solnit ; [with a new afterword by the author]. |

This is an uprising

Mark Engler and Paul Engler. |

The end of protest

Micah White. |


[written by] John Lewis, Andrew Aydin ; [illustrated by] Nate Powell. |


written by John Lewis & Andrew Aydin ; art by Nate Powell. |


written by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin ; art by Nate Powell ; edited by Leigh Walton. |

Taking on the system

Markos Moulitsas Zâuniga. |

I am Malala

Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb. |

Defying Hitler

Sebastian Haffner ; translated by Oliver Pretzel. |

Voices of the Arab Spring

Asaad al-Saleh. |


Jennifer Baumgardner and Amy Richards. |

The better world handbook

Ellis Jones, Ross Haenfler, and Brett Johnson ; with Brian Klocke. |


[edited by] Aziz Choudry, Jill Hanley, and Eric Shragge. |

Beyond the fields

Randy Shaw. |

Earth democracy

Vandana Shiva. |

Rebel cities

David Harvey. |

The barefoot lawyer

Chen Guangcheng. |

Informed agitation

edited by Melissa Morrone. |

The Verso book of dissent

preface by Tariq Ali ; edited by Andrew Hsiao and Audrea Lim. |