Movements for Social Change

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Across That Bridge.  Life Lessons and a Vision for Change.
By John Lewis, United States Congressman

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Blessed Unrest: How the Largest Movement in the World Came into Being, and Why No One Saw it Coming, by Paul Hawken

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Trumpet of Conscience
by Martin Luther King Jr. Available from the Ottawa Public Library.
Five lectures delivered in 1967 for the CBC Massey Lectures.  This is a slim volume and a fast read, but if you don’t want to read the whole thing, read IV: Nonviolence and Social Change.

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The Long Haul: An Autobiography
By Myles Horton, with Judith Kohl and Herbert Kohl

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See the civil rights movement for sources specific to that particular movement.

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