“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.
other than advocating an undefined change and techniques of social disruption it had no intellectual valuePublished 13 hours 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 2 days ago by taylor little
Conservatives, you need to arm yourself with background information.Published 10 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 10 days ago by Patrick R Barlow
I decided to read this book to better understand what is happening in politics today. Part of the "dirty" politics of today comes directly from these pages. Read morePublished 11 days ago by Patricia H. Weiss
The bible for liberal/ "progressive" tactics we see playing out in our world today. If you want to see what is wrong with public discourse and the direction we are heading,... Read morePublished 12 days ago by RegionAire