The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century

The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century

Grace Lee Boggs, Scott Kurashige


A international ruled by means of the US and pushed by way of affordable oil, effortless credits, and conspicuous intake is unraveling prior to our eyes. during this strong, deeply humanistic e-book, Grace Lee Boggs, a mythical determine within the fight for justice in the United States, shrewdly assesses the present crisis—political, low in cost, and environmental—and exhibits the right way to create the novel social switch we have to confront new realities. a colourful, inspirational strength, Boggs has participated in all the 20th century’s significant social movements—for civil rights, women’s rights, employees’ rights, and extra. She attracts from seven a long time of activist event, and a rigorous dedication to severe considering, to redefine “revolution” for our occasions. From her domestic in Detroit, she finds how desire and creativity are overcoming melancholy and rot in the such a lot devastated city groups. Her publication is a manifesto for growing replacement modes of labor, politics, and human interplay that would jointly represent the following American Revolution.

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