10 Influential Books (For Me Anyway)

The right wingers, albeit some of the more thoughtful ones, are engaging in a bit of a blog meme at the moment--10 books that have influenced their world view. Can't let the lefties get cut out of all the fun. Small Is Beautiful-- E.F. Schumacher This series of essays on appropriate technology, ordering production to … Continue reading 10 Influential Books (For Me Anyway)

On Saul Alinsky, Community Organizing & Syracuse

NYCO's Blog has just posted what she calls an e-reprint of some posts by Dancin' Larry entitled "Talkin' Organizin'. The posts discuss the community organizing philosophy and tactics of Saul Alinsky. Alinsky literally wrote the book on community organizing, Rules For Radicals, published a year before his death in 1973. The most comprehensive biography of … Continue reading On Saul Alinsky, Community Organizing & Syracuse