7.4 – Let’s Get Real and Conduct Strategic Struggle

July 4th, 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 The Need for … Continue reading »

7.3 – Why Activists Don’t Develop Strategy for Tyrant’s Removal

July 3rd, 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. Without UNITY There is no Mass Disobedience. Without STRATEGY There is no Effective Action. Action without DISCIPLINE Leads to Chaos and Vandalism. Activists who fail to plan, plan to … Continue reading »

7-2 Organizations Design for BEKA! Awakening

July 2nd, 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! ORGANIZATION A successful nonviolent struggle requires ongoing organizational efforts in the following areas: THE PUBLIC: ▪ Publicizing facts and grievances. ▪ Promoting sympathy. VOLUNTEERS: ▪ Recruiting. ▪ … Continue reading »

7-1 Grand Strategy for BEKA! Awakening

July 1st, 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! GRAND STRATEGY: The broadest conception of how an objective is to be attained in a conflict by a chosen course of action. The grand strategy serves to … Continue reading »