"Alinsky is that rarity in American life, a superlative organizer, strategist, and tactician who is also a social philosopher."
-- Charles E. Silberman
"He cannot be bought; he cannot be intimidated; and he breaks all the rules."
-- The Economist
"I consider him to be one of the few really great men of our century."
-- Jacques Maritain
I read this book so I could learn more about the radical left and I did. Very easy to read. If you want learn about the radicals in the country and how they think then read this... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Terry Iverson
This is Alinsky's early instructional manual for subversion. Well, it's all here - the ends justifies the means, power at any cost, morality as an illusion, mob tactics, community... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Chris Gregory
It is always refreshing to read someone who for years you have argued against, due to his societal impact, and to better understand the rationale for his influence. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Keith Heck
This is a wonderful read for anyone seeking to be a better organizer. Though the book may be a tad dated, Alinksky's methods ring true still.Published 10 months ago by Jesus Altamirano
I read the original..way back in the late 60's but it strangly disapeared maybe because it was autographed by Saul to me.Published 14 months ago by Helen M Daley
If you're a Saul Alinsky fan you can't go wrong here. As always a great read for one on the left side of the political spectrum.Published 20 months ago by Frank J. Pitz