“This country's leading hell-raiser...has set down some of the rules of the game. No one has had more experience or has been more successful at it than Alinsky.” —The Nation
“Alinsky's techniques and teachings influenced generations of community and labor organizers, including the church-based group hiring a young [Barack] Obama to work on Chicago's South Side in the 1980s.... Alinsky impressed a young [Hillary] Clinton, who was growing up in Park Ridge at the time Alinsky was the director of the Industrial Areas Foundation in Chicago.” —Chicago Sun-Times
“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 (London)
“I consider him to be one of the few really great men of our century.” —Jacques Maritain
For some reason, even though the book is only 195 pages long, it reads like it is 400 pages long.
I don't know which is scarier: that this book exists or that so many people think this man is a great human being for wanting his fellow humans to be enslaved.
They wrote them on the author Saul Alinsky's "Rules for Radicals" and how they would impliment the methods laid out in this book.
Saul Alinski was a truly evil person. The people who follow these principles are truly evil.
This is simply a manual regarding how to manipulate the uninformed masses... Read more
I bought this book because I wanted to see what it was all about. It was very revealing and while I hated the book and what it stood for, Amazon had great service getting the book... Read morePublished 2 days ago by Rachelle Hadley
other than advocating an undefined change and techniques of social disruption it had no intellectual valuePublished 5 days ago by james h. johnson
Most of the reviews for this book had already been made up in the minds of their creators long before they read it, if they ever actually did. Read morePublished 7 days ago by taylor little
Conservatives, you need to arm yourself with background information.Published 15 days ago by Michelle T. Ross
A must read to understand how Obama's 'Community Agitator' philosophy is turning America into crap through socialist racismPublished 15 days ago by Patrick R Barlow