Happy 88th birthday, Gene Sharp (born Jan. 21, 1928)! Political scientist. Revolution theorist. Anti-war activist. Expert in methods of nonviolent struggle. Former editor of Peace News (a weekly pacifist newspaper, London, England) from 1955 to 1958. Founded the Albert Einstein Institution (East Boston, MA) in 1983. Author of “The Politics of Nonviolent Action” (1973), “From Dictatorship to Democracy” (1993), and “Waging Nonviolent Struggle: 20th Century Practice and 21st Century Potential” (2005), among many other works.
~The Marginal Mennonite Society Heroes Series.

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