How to Dispose of a Dictator

The current developments in the Arab world can be difficult to follow. When I stumbled across an article claiming that “Egyptians and Tunisians collaborated to shake Arab history” (New York Times, 13 Feb 2011), I wanted to know more. My research quickly lead me to Gene Sharp’s From Dictatorship to Democracy (1993) – an essential tome for those that want to engage in nonviolent regime change.

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