Revolutionary nonviolence: essays by dave dellinger (1970) why i refused to register in the october 1940 draft and a little of what it led to (1999), from gara, larry and lenna mae gara, eds, a few small candles: war resistors of world war ii tell their stories. Matt meyer, new york city activist-educator, is founding co-chair of the peace and justice studies organization and co-author (with bill sutherland) of guns and gandhi in africa: pan-african insights on nonviolence, armed struggle and liberationa longtime member of wrl’s national committee, he was a public draft-registration resister in the 1980s and served as wrl’s chair. Given that nonviolence is in what dellinger calls the “edison and marconi” stage of development, we are impressed by the frequency of “success” and are excited by the possibilities of replacing essentially ad hoc tactics with more systematic and conscious militant nonviolent strategies.
David dellinger, who called for americans to move from protest to resistance to the war, served as its chair the group organized an enomous anti-war protest, which occurred in the nation's capitol on october 21. David t dellinger (august 22, 1915 – may 25, 2004) was an influential american radical, a pacifist and activist for nonviolent social change dellinger achieved peak notoriety as one of the chicago seven who were put on trial in 1968 early life and schooling dellinger was born in wakefield, massachusetts to a wealthy family his father, raymond dellinger, a graduate of yale university. The power of nonviolence (philadelphia: jb lippincott, 1935) account of years of work with gandhi which, along with tolstoy, was influential in forging dellinger's pacifism account of years of work with gandhi which, along with tolstoy, was influential in forging dellinger's pacifism.
Buy david dellinger: the life and times of a nonviolent revolutionary by andrew hunt (isbn: 9780814737293) from amazon's book store everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. A thorough, thoughtful memoir of a lifetime of service to the principles of nonviolence born into a wealthy republican family, his father a respected boston attorney, dellinger (revolutionary nonviolence, 1970) became a rebel while still young by rejecting the comfortable path to success mapped out for him. A revolution of the heart: essays on the catholic worker philadelphia, pa: temple university press, 1988 crow, ralph e philip grant and saad e ibrahim, eds arab nonviolent political struggle in the middle east. Revolutionary nonviolence and the critiquing of david dellinger david dellinger: the life and times of a nonviolent revolutionary by andrew e hunt. I was inspired by his essays in his book, revolutionary nonviolence we were privileged to have had him join us, demonstrating to shut down our local nuclear power plant in a 1981 interview, dellinger spoke of the influence of gandhi the linkage of economics, war, and our daily lives and the importance of developing nonviolent methods of.
In february 1946, dellinger helped to found the radical pacifist committee for nonviolent revolution  during the 1950s and 1960s, dellinger joined freedom marches in the south and led many hunger strikes in jail. The other participants were dellinger, the late aj muste, and hans konigsberger but that unfortunately revolutionary marxists have had a tendency to discard non-violence as a revolutionary weapon, based on its earliest and most primitive formulations. Posts about revolutionary nonviolence written by ztnh lumpenproletariat—award-winning investigative journalist jeremy scahill, the author of blackwater (a 2007 george polk award winner) and dirty wars, has graced his loyal berkeley/san francisco bay area/northern california audience with his consistently earnest appraisals of the state of the nation, the state of the empire. Revolutionary nonviolence [dave dellinger] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers this collection of short essays from 1943 to 1969 bear witness to a quarter century of pacifist and civil rights activity. Bibliography this is not a comprehensive bibliography on the history of nonviolence the books listed here are those were most useful to me in preparing this book.
Henrik f infield, utopia and experiment essays in the sociology of cooperation (port washington, wa: kennikat), 319 pp initial beginnings of israeli kibbutz via revolutionary nonviolence of those like david dellinger. Revolutionary nonviolence dellinger had unorthodox views on many issues, including world war ii, korea, vietnam, electoral politics, capitalism, militarism, cuba, prisons these essays were written for liberation magazine, which dellinger published those which are a bit dated are of historical interest they debunk some of the things. David dellinger hunt, andrew published by nyu press hunt, andrew david dellinger: the life and times of a nonviolent revolutionary new york: nyu press, 2006. He released several books in his lifetime, including revolutionary nonviolence:essays by dave dellinger (1970), vietnam revisited: from covert action to invasion to reconstruction (1986), and from yale to jail: the life story of a moral dissenter (1993.
On nonviolent revolution see also bart de ligt, the conquest of v iolence: an essay on w ar and revolution (london: geor ge routledge & sons, 1937) dave dellinger , revolutionary nonviolence: essays. David t dellinger (august 22, 1915 – may 25, 2004) was an influential american radical, a pacifist and activist for nonviolent social changedellinger achieved peak notoriety as one of the chicago seven who were put on trial in 1968. Note: citations are based on reference standards however, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study the specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Result revolutionary nonviolence and the critiquing of david dellinger david dellinger: the life and times of a nonviolent revolutionary by andrew e hunt 2006,€ david dellinger [electronic resource] : the life and times of a.
Through the decades, dellinger was a stalwart in nonviolent protest beside the rev martin luther king jr, daniel berrigan, daniel ellsberg and other leaders on the left. These quotes quotations are from the david (dave) dellinger must-read essay declaration of war, 1945, from his sacred, must read book - revolutionary nonviolence the atom bombs were exploded on congested cities filled with civilians there was not even the slightest military justification because the military outcome of the war had been decided months earlier. Nonviolent action is the most promising method for moving beyond capitalism to a more humane social and economic system approaches based on using state power -- including state socialism and socialist electoralism -- have been tried and failed. How nonviolence is misrepresented, an essay review of peter gelderloos' how nonviolence protects the state, reviewed by brian martin in gandhi marg, 2008 published in gandhi marg, volume 30, number 2, july-september 2008, pp 235-257.