When you think of power, remember that exercising it comes at a cost, and that your job as an
activist is to make that cost rise ever upward
As indicated by the lengthy subtitle: how to use rice pudding, lego men, and other
non-violent techniques to galvanize communities, overthrow dictators, or simply
change the world, the book reviews the methodology of non-violent protest successfully used
by Otpor, a Serbian youth movement protesting against the rule of Slobodan Milosevic.
Takeaway: Pick battles big enough to matter, but small enough to win.
Blueprint for revolution ∙ Srdja Popovic, Matthew Miller ∙ 2015, English