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Creative community organizing : a guide for rabble-rousers, activists, and quiet lovers of justice

Author: Si Kahn
Publisher: San Francisco, California : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. ; [New York] : Demos, ©2010.
Series: BK currents book.
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"Privatization has been on the right-wing agenda for years. Health care, schools, Social Security, public lands, the military, prisons -- all are considered fair game. Through stories, analysis, impassioned argument -- even song lyrics -- Si Kahn and Elizabeth Minnich show that corporations are, by their very nature, unable to fulfill effectively what have traditionally been the responsibilities of government. They  Read more...
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Kahn, Si.
Creative community organizing.
San Francisco, CA : Berrett Koehler ; [New York] : Demos, ©2010
(DLC) 2009042541
(OCoLC)419869589
Named Person: Si Kahn; Si Kahn
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Si Kahn
ISBN: 9781605094458 1605094455 9781605097718 1605097713 9781605094441 1605094447 9781605094489 160509448X 9781605095356 1605095354
OCLC Number: 649831377
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 212 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: United the divided, divide the united --
If you don't fight, you lose every time --
Check your stereotypes at the door --
Don't just study history --
make it --
Recognize risks --
Lift every voice --
Strengthen the story --
Start at the finish line --
Be for, not just against --
Find the glue --
Learn your limits --
Expect the impossible --
Know when to raise the stakes --
Keep the faith --
Conclusion: pull your shift --
Creative community organizing's top 20.
Series Title: BK currents book.
Responsibility: Si Kahn.
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If you yearn to help make the world a better place but wonder how to do it, look no further. In this unique book, legendary organizer and musician Si Kahn regales us with entertaining, funny, sad,  Read more...

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"Democracy is not a gift bestowed by the powerful on the rest of us. If we want democracy "now," we have to be willing to fight for it--and we need to know how. Si Kahn's passionate new book, based Read more...

 
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