By M. Branagan

ISBN-10: 113701010X

ISBN-13: 9781137010100

ISBN-10: 1349436267

ISBN-13: 9781349436262

Militarism is the elephant within the room of worldwide warming. Of all executive sectors, 'Defence' has the top carbon footprint and expenditure, but has principally been exempt from foreign scrutiny and law. Marty Branagan makes use of Australian and foreign case experiences to teach that nonviolence is a conceivable replacement to militarism for nationwide defence and regime swap. 'Active resistance', initiated in Australian environmental blockades and now followed globally, makes the music 'We Shall no longer Be Moved' even more lifelike, as activists erect tripod villages, bury, chain and cement themselves into the floor, and 'lock-on' to equipment and gates. energetic resistance, 'artistic activism', and use of recent info and conversation applied sciences in pursuits similar to the Arab Spring and 'Occupy' reveal that nonviolence is an efficient, evolving praxis.

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