Stories by George Lakey

George Lakey was Visiting Professor at Swarthmore College, and is a Quaker. He has led more than 1,500 workshops on five continents and led activist projects on local, national, and international levels. He is the author of many books and articles and has written for Waging Nonviolence and Common Dreams, among other publications.  subscribe to George Lakey's feed

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: Melville House Publishing

The Nordic model assumes a rested worker is a productive worker.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2012, Source: Waging Nonviolence

Scandinavian workers realized that, electoral “democracy” was stacked against them, so nonviolent direct action was needed to exert the power for change.