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The Resource D.I.Y. resistance : 36 ways to fight back, Anthony Alvarado

D.I.Y. resistance : 36 ways to fight back, Anthony Alvarado

Label
D.I.Y. resistance : 36 ways to fight back
Title
D.I.Y. resistance
Title remainder
36 ways to fight back
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Alvarado
Title variation
  • DIY resistance
  • Do it yourself resistance
Title variation remainder
  • 36 ways to fight back
  • 36 ways to fight back
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Like its predecessor, the effervescent, self-published phenom D.I.Y. Magic, which dared to invite its readers into a brave new world of artistic expression and magical thinking, D.I.Y. Resistance focuses its attention on you, on us, and what we can do to survive and thrive as leaders of our own nascent resistance movement during these years of government antagonism and the fracturing of our founding principles and democratic institutions. Reader-friendly to the extreme, Alvarado doesn't guilt-trip or point his finger, but rather reminds us that we the people have the power, if only we learn how to harness it. D.I.Y. Resistance celebrates the power of the individual and shows how the reader can take inspiration from the actions and words of leaders, activists, and historical heroes, how we can learn to take care of ourselves physically and emotionally in troubled times, and do our part to look after the larger community around us. Our fight is not a new one. It has been going on continuously for thousands of years, as individuals and movements have stood up to despots and demagogues. D.I.Y. Resistance recalls the successful actions through which people's movements have defeated tyrants throughout history: defend free speech, look after your community, know your rights, fight racism and misogyny, organize, protest, network, publish. The lessons of successful resistance are rich and they are everywhere around us. Take note, find your inspiration and your strength, join others around you who share your commitment"--
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1977-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alvarado, Anthony
Dewey number
322.40973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC328.3
LC item number
.A45 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Political participation
  • Social movements
  • Social justice
Label
D.I.Y. resistance : 36 ways to fight back, Anthony Alvarado
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223125646423
  • 31223125646431
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Find your heroes -- See the big picture -- Plug into your community -- Know your enemy -- Take care of yourself -- Read inspiring books -- Don't forget this president is a moron -- Guard freedom of the press -- Unplug : avoid media burnout -- Beware of normalization -- Prayer and meditation -- Savor everyday life -- Grow your grassroots : fight locally -- You are the boss : call your public servant -- Protest! -- Donate -- Volunteer -- Grab 'em by the wallet : unionize, strike, boycott -- Fight racism -- Fight ignorance -- Fight income inequality -- Protect the environment -- Samizdat : get the message out -- Trump-Russia : connect the dots -- Ignore distractions -- Hope for the best, be prepared for the worst -- Fight for the truth -- Find your passion, do your thing -- Impeach the president -- Once upon a time -- Face your shadow -- Do not build walls -- Have courage -- Vote -- Embrace your inner radical -- Create the future
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781609808129
Lccn
2018017398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987428558
Label
D.I.Y. resistance : 36 ways to fight back, Anthony Alvarado
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223125646423
  • 31223125646431
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Find your heroes -- See the big picture -- Plug into your community -- Know your enemy -- Take care of yourself -- Read inspiring books -- Don't forget this president is a moron -- Guard freedom of the press -- Unplug : avoid media burnout -- Beware of normalization -- Prayer and meditation -- Savor everyday life -- Grow your grassroots : fight locally -- You are the boss : call your public servant -- Protest! -- Donate -- Volunteer -- Grab 'em by the wallet : unionize, strike, boycott -- Fight racism -- Fight ignorance -- Fight income inequality -- Protect the environment -- Samizdat : get the message out -- Trump-Russia : connect the dots -- Ignore distractions -- Hope for the best, be prepared for the worst -- Fight for the truth -- Find your passion, do your thing -- Impeach the president -- Once upon a time -- Face your shadow -- Do not build walls -- Have courage -- Vote -- Embrace your inner radical -- Create the future
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781609808129
Lccn
2018017398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987428558

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