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George Lakey Reading - How We Win

Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures

Join us for an evening with noted nonviolence activist George Lakey, as he presents on his new book, How We Win: A Guide to Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning. Addressing the current U.S. political turbulence, George Lakey draws lessons for today from a century of successful direct action campaigns by civic groups, women, labor, civil rights, LGBTQ, immigrants, environmentalists, religious groups, and students. In addition to strategy and tactics the author reveals best practices for fostering cooperative, inclusive leadership and unity with diversity. He explains how campaigns can become building blocks for a movement of movements that transforms an unjust society.