He doesn't mention Subhas Chandra Bose, Gandhi's most trenchant critic.
In this book the authors go through all of the arguments used by pacifists, and shoot them down, using tremendous scholarship and logic.
This little book has changed the way I think about nonviolence as a be all end all strategy for social change.
Thank god someone said it!! Pacifism is an ideology that is killing us here in America. It is the new black plague. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jennifer B Bilek
This was a great, incredibly important book that highlights the failures of activism and resistance in North America. Read morePublished on April 29, 2012 by Kissy Kissems!
The history in some books overly outs killer instincts in serious realities ever alluding lightly.
From the first sentence, this book is too pushy with its message of assault;... Read more
Churchill is about as "Native-American" as his name. He, like Geraldo Rivera, has made a very successful career by pretending to be what he is not. Read morePublished on November 21, 2009 by Reader in Palo Alto
Because I so respect the basic thrust of Derrick Jensen's writing (and he is such a vocal opponent of pacifism and I myself a pacifist) I had to go out and get this book. Read morePublished on January 12, 2009 by Christopher W. Greene
I loved this book. I think it teaches the reality of our current situation. The "progressive left" in North America are practicing "comfort zone politics". Read morePublished on July 23, 2005 by Nicholas Smith
In this book Churchill lays out his case against white progressives, who he feels are oblivious to the ineffectiveness of their efforts. Read morePublished on April 15, 2005 by Michael Smith
This little book has changed the way I think about nonviolence as a be all end all strategy for social change. Read morePublished on December 26, 2003 by Huby7
I think the only thing this book succeeds at is
at criticising leftist activism in north
america of the last decades. Makes some good
points about it's weaknesses. Read more