6 July 2013

Video: it turns out civil resistance typically works better than violent insurgency in achieving major political change (specifically regime change, secession or ending occupation) - http://youtu.be/EHkzgDOMtYs


Summary: >5% participation is what wins it for any movement, so you want low barriers to entry.

(Erica Chenoweth; content lasts 51m, skip to 5m)