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George Lakey

Building revolutionary bases

The second part of our interview with nonviolent revolutionary George Lakey, in which he charts the story of the pioneering Movement for a New Society


George Lakey: nonviolent warrior

A Peace News interview with the man who persuaded us to go ‘for nonviolent revolution’.


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

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


From tactics to strategy

We wanted this issue of Peace News to look at action and strategy, so this seemed a perfect little workshop plan for getting activists to consider where our exciting (and sometimes slightly barmy) tactics might fit into a wider blueprint. This plan is lifted in its entirety from George Lakey's Training for Change website.