Civil resistance online library

The International Centre for Nonviolent Conflict aims to build the most accessible online library on civil resistance, with resources for activists, scholars, members of INGOs, journalists and the policy community. Whenever possible, we include links to download or...

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Civil disobedience in the public interest

Most civil disobedience is in the public interest – though some might be better planned, more strategic or more successful it is rare that people participate in civil disobedience with selfish or malicious motive – it is generally done in in the interests of the...

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Blueprint for revolution

 In Blueprint for Revolution, Srdja Popovic outlines his philosophy for implementing peaceful world change and provides a model for activists everywhere through stories of his own experience toppling dictatorships (peacefully) and of smaller examples of social change...

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University training targets Talisman

Protesters planning to come to Rockhampton during the three-week exercise would have been given an activist’s handbook suggesting effective methods of causing disruption. However, it said the course had been cancelled. A previous manual promotes techniques such...

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One year up a tree

Miranda Gibson’s inspiring one-woman action to protect Tasmania’s ancient forests. Testimony to the power of personal action.

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