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Resistance research

Spivak on resistance studies

Excellent text with an interview with Spivak. I like especially here new concepts of “imaginative activism” and “affirmative sabotage.”

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Saturday, August 13, 2016

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Literature Resistance research

New issue of the Journal of Resistance Studies (for free!)

The first issue of our second year of the Journal of Resistance Studies is now available free online! Check it out and…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Saturday, September 10, 2016

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Conference/Meeting Resistance research

Seminar in Berlin on ignorance and resistance

The Resistance Studies Initiative is together with one of my favorit places in Berlin – The Disruption Lab – organising…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Thursday, September 8, 2016

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Education Resistance research

Webinars on civil resistance

These are excellent opportunities to learn more about various aspects of nonviolent resistance. They are free to access,…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Tuesday, September 6, 2016

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Nonviolent action Resistance research

Webinar on Rightful Resistance by Kurt Schock

This is just one of several webinars on nonviolent resistance, organised by ICNC (the International center on nonviolent conflict) in Washington. These webinars are possible to listen to whenever you want.

Highly recommend this webinar. Anyone can listen in and take part in the discussions from the world! Thursday, March 17, 2016 / 12-1 p.m. EST

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Tuesday, March 15, 2016

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Resistance research Strategy

Could ISIS be resisted more effectively without arms?

Really interesting analysis by Maciej Bartkowski on how to defeat ISIS:

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Saturday, March 12, 2016

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Activist campaign Literature Resistance research Strategy

New Book: Self-determination struggles

This excellent book is being reviewed in a longer texts in the up and coming first issue of the Journal of Resistance Studies (out in June).

This is a great book that I am reading just now. Highly recommended for all interested in civil resistance by indigenous…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Thursday, February 25, 2016

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Resistance research

Statistics shows we are in the Age of Dissent

https://www.facebook.com/jason.macleod.1042/posts/10153478338516656

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Nonviolent action Resistance research

A summary of research on nonviolent resistance

An excellent summary of the state of knowledge about nonviolent resistance:

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Sunday, January 31, 2016

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Activist event Conference/Meeting Constructive resistance Resistance research

Academia + Resistance = True

This is a unique opportunity to combine your academic work and activist commitment. Through discussions of research…

Posted by Stellan Vinthagen on Friday, January 29, 2016