Author: Pranay

Nonviolent Civil Disobedience at the DNC

The Democratic National Convention has been in full swing all week in Philadelphia, featuring several notable speeches and speakers, and ripe with storylines. Earlier this week, the DNC officially announced Hillary Clinton’s nomination for the office of President, a victory…

The Shortcomings of Persuasion

Book Review by Michael Beer of Gandhian Nonviolent Struggle and Untouchability in South India: The 1924-25 Vykom Satyagraha and Mechanisms of Change. Author Mary Elizabeth King.   Indians vigiled, up to their necks in water, to protest the prohibition of…