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People Power

April Carter, People Power and Political Change: Key Issues and Concepts

Routledge, 2011; 207pp; £23.99


Ruaridh Arrow (dir), How to Start a Revolution

2011; 87 minutes; available for £11.99 + p&p from TVF: tvinternational.com


Paul Mason, Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere: The New Global Revolutions

Verso, 2012; 237pp; £12.99


How to start a revolution

Gene Sharp has influenced popular revolutions and revolts across the globe. PN interviewed him during his recent trip to London.


Nonviolent Revolution: George Lakey Tour

The remarkable George Lakey, nonviolence trainer extraordinaire, is coming to the UK in July, hosted by Peace News.


How Swedes and Norwegians broke the power of the ‘1%’

George Lakey ponders the lessons from Scandanavia's epic history of nonviolent struggle


Tim Gee, Counter Power

New Internationalist. Oxford. 2011. 224 pp; £9.99


Occupy:information on who is where

This is a round up of available information on the Occupy movement in the UK and some of Ireland as of 20 November 2011



At the start of Occupy London Stock Exchange.


Occupy Washington

There’s no substitute for the outrage of the streets.