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Creative Community Organizing

A Guide for Rabble-Rousers, Activists, and Quiet Lovers of Justice
By: Si Kahn
Narrated by: Kevin Pierce
Length: 7 hrs and 2 mins
Categories: Self Development, How-To
4 out of 5 stars (16 ratings)

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A revealing and practical guide to community organizing that pulls together the accumulated lessons, strategies, and secrets from Si Kahn's 44 years of experience at the forefront of many civil rights, labor rights, and other social justice battles.

©2010 Si Kahn (P)2014 Berrett-Koehler Publishers

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In times like these, this book is essential!

I found this book to be easy to listen to and packed full of useful ideas. The historical perspective provided me with a deeper understanding of some of the same issues we are still dealing with today, i.e. for profit prisons and immigration. I highly recommend this book to anyone who believes in order to make long term change we all need to, "pull your shift."

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Hope in the face of injustice

excellent narration! wonderfully written! many useful examples of social justice in action. explores different tools and strategies that any activist could employ in the struggle for change.

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Pretty Good Book

Nothing mind blowing, a few good techniques I will use, a couple really funny moments. Author and Performer are both good story tellers.

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Not a guide, this is a memoir

What could have made this a 4 or 5-star listening experience for you?

If the book was about what it titles says it will be about.

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Disappointment.

Any additional comments?

Book needs a warning, "not about what you think it's about"

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  • 08-08-15

Not what you might expect.

This is a must read for the socially conscious and politically aware.
I was riveted! What a brilliant man and what an amazing life!