Anarchists, civil rights advocates, dissidents, and political pundits have all played key roles in shaping our nation. Examining modern-day individuals like WikiLeaker Bradley Manning and conservative video prankster James O'Keefe as well as those of prior decades like CAcsar ChAivez, this book profiles controversial figures across history. * 150 profiles of 20th- and 21st-century American dissidents, subversives, and political activists * References at the end of each entry * An extensive bibliography for further researchInitially the book was not very successful, but an article in the Wall Street Journal, as well as a coordinated public ... Steven Schragis, who handled publicity for the book, explained that its acceptance by mainstream bookstores signified just how well the voluntary euthanasia movement ... The book also assesses the basic pros and cons of different methods, as well as provides procedural information withanbsp;...
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