Offers an essay written by Henry David Thoreau in 1849.
Civil Disobedience & Non Violent Action
Provides a historical background of non-violent civil disobedience. Showcases the lessons learned, implementation, and a checklist to prepare for non-violent action.
Civil Disobedience Index
From ACT UP. Offers theory, practical advice, and explanation of legal questions.
Direct Action Gets the Goods
Offers a plethora of environmental links and articles. Topics include air and water quality, environmental ethics, habitat conservation, and urban issues.
Letter From Birmingham Jail
Letter written by Martin Luther King, Jr, April 16, 1963, while he was being held in the Birmingham City Jail. Read Dr. King's response to other clergymen who called his civil rights activism "unwise and untimely."
Peter Suber: Civil Disobedience
Essay on civil disobedience written by Earlham College philosophy professor Peter Suber.