“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.”
“I consider him to be one of the few really great men of our century.”
—Jacques MaritainFrom the Trade Paperback edition.
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This primers tells the "have-nots" how they can organize to achieve real political power for the practice of true democracy.