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By M. Branagan

Militarism is the elephant within the room of worldwide warming. Of all govt sectors, 'Defence' has the top carbon footprint and expenditure, but has mostly been exempt from overseas scrutiny and legislation. Marty Branagan makes use of Australian and overseas case reviews to teach that nonviolence is a conceivable substitute to militarism for nationwide defence and regime swap. 'Active resistance', initiated in Australian environmental blockades and now followed globally, makes the music 'We Shall no longer Be Moved' even more life like, as activists erect tripod villages, bury, chain and cement themselves into the floor, and 'lock-on' to equipment and gates. lively resistance, 'artistic activism', and use of recent details and communique applied sciences in routine similar to the Arab Spring and 'Occupy' exhibit that nonviolence is an efficient, evolving praxis.

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