Rules for Radicals is a book by community activist and writer Saul D. Alinsky about how to successfully run a movement for change.
Books, Journals and Excerpts
Virginia Tognola chronicles how practical solidarity in the form of street kitchens and the “popular pot” has not only enabled migrants and others in Argentina to survive but also raise issues and campaign against sub-standard living conditions.
Insights into how a grass roots community campaign based in Gloucester Valley, NSW scored a major victory against the Coal Seam Gas industry.
The 2023 book Labour Power and Strategy, edited by Peter Olney and Glenn Perušek, is centred around a lengthy interview with labour organiser and historian John Womack Jr in which he argues for the importance of ‘strategic workplace organising’
Examining approaches of the various actors involved in civil resistance and peace building throughout each phase of conflict in Liberia.
A book and a series of in depth videos based on each chapter about Environmental Movements and Activism around the World.
Civil resistance-Moving from dictatorship to democracy. Negotiations & elections are the breakthroughs that lead to more democratic outcomes.
Learn all about Carly Findlay-writer, speaker, disability and appearance activist in Australia-through her books, articles, podcasts & videos.
Learn all about El Gibbs, an Australian Disability Advocate, through her writing and books, podcasts and webinars.
Stories & podcasts about disability rights, social justice, advocacy & intersectionality by Alice Wong and the Disability Visibility Project.
Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice is a collection of essays by Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha published in 2018. It is an influential text for disability advocates and all people working to overcome systems of oppression.
Protected: The Checklist to End Tyranny: How Dissidents will Win 21st Century Civil Resistance Campaigns
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Two pivotal events that set the platform for contemporary campaigning by Australian LGBTQI+ movements: union bans and 1978 Mardi Gras protest.
Read about the history of opposition to uranium mining in Australia in the 1970s and early 1980s regarding union bans and uranium exports.
Find out the difference between advocacy and activism in this book chapter published in 2022 by Jane Johnston and Robyn Gulliver.
Practical guidance for non-profits and community sector organisations about how to get started with data analytics projects.
Exposing the manipulation and damage wrought by the advertising industry and outline the ways in which subvertisers are fighting back.
Looking at building a group? Here are key questions that any group should consider and define during its formation.
Lessons for activists on how to be more persuasive and effective, drawing on the book Pre-Suasion by Robert Cialdini.
An in-depth account of the hundreds of campaigns and actions that were carried out across Australia against the war and conscription.