7.14 – Planning Strategy for Disintegrating Dictatorship

July 14th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted from books published by Albert Einstein Institution. Be inspired! Be coordinated! And take action! “Freedom is not free.” No outside force is coming to give oppressed people the freedom they so much want. People will have to learn how to take … Continue reading »

7.13 – ጆሮ ያለው ይስማ !!!!! We need Strategic Planning

July 13th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted/quoted from books and articles published by Albert Einstein Institution and similar sources. The 3 Timeless Attributes of Nonviolent Resistance (NVR): Is it UNIFIED? Does it have a PLAN? Is it DISCIPLINED? Without UNITY There is no Mass Disobedience. Without STRATEGY There … Continue reading »

7.12 – VIOLENCE within Civil Disobedience Movement

July 12th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted/quoted from books and articles published by Albert Einstein Institution and similar sources. THE 3-PRINCIPLES OF NON-VIOLENT CIVIL RESISTANCE Civil Resistance is an outward rejection (Disobedience) of social practices that one sees as wrong 1. You maintain respect for the rule of … Continue reading »

7.11- Organizational Setup & Responsibilities (Master Plan)

July 11th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted/quoted from books and articles published by Albert Einstein Institution and similar sources. The Timeless Attributes of Nonviolent Resistance (NVR) Project: 1. Without UNITY, There is no Mass Disobedience. 2. Without FREEDOM FUND, There is no Project or Strategy. 3. Without STRATEGY … Continue reading »

7.10 – Grand Strategy, Tactical Planning & Campaign Planning

July 10th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted/quoted from books and articles published by Albert Einstein Institution and similar sources. The Timeless Attributes of Nonviolent Resistance (NVR) Project: 1. Without UNITY, There is no Mass Disobedience. 2. Without Freedom FUND, There is no Project or Strategy. 3. Without STRATEGY … Continue reading »

7.9 – Freedom Don’t Come Free

July 9th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted/quoted from books and articles published by Albert Einstein Institution and similar sources. Nonviolent Resistance isn’t just holding a demonstration, listening to speakers, and then heading home for supper. It isn’t pacifism based on moral or religious principle, either. The Timeless Attributes … Continue reading »

7.8 – Unity and Coalition Building:- Unity, Resource, Strategy, Organization, Discipline (VIDEO)

July 8th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted/quoted from books and articles published by Albert Einstein Institution and similar sources. Nonviolent Resistance isn’t just holding a demonstration, listening to speakers, and then heading home for supper. It isn’t pacifism based on moral or religious principle, either. The Timeless Attributes … Continue reading »

7.7 – The 66 TPLF’s Parasitic Companies Under EFFORT

July 7th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted from books published by Albert Einstein Institution. Nonviolent Resistance (NVR) is the use of NVR weapons (strikes, boycotts, civil disobedience, mass protests, nonviolent sabotage), to disrupt the functioning of the regime and make the country ungovernable. It is to deny the … Continue reading »

7.6 – How to Bankrupt EFFORT (TPLF) Companies

July 6th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted from books published by Albert Einstein Institution. Effective nonviolent UNITY of action has little to do with shouting slogans. It has everything to do with separating tyrants from their means of control. Nonviolent Resistance and principled nonviolence are not the same. … Continue reading »

7.5 – የትግሉ ዋና ዋና የሥራ ክፍፍል – Division of Responsibilities

July 5th, 2012

This is Ethiopian Review Policy Research Center’s series on From Dictatorship to Democracy extracted from books published by Albert Einstein Institution. Without UNITY There is no Mass Disobedience. Without STRATEGY There is no Effective Action. Action without Nonviolent DISCIPLINE Leads to Chaos and Vandalism. Activists who fail to plan, plan to fail First Exposing Misconceptions … Continue reading »