The New Book of the Week is… Rules for Radicals.

We’re replacing Bigfoot Observer’s Field Manual: A practical and easy-to-follow step-by-step guide to your very own face-to-face encounter with a legend with Saul Alinsky’s Rules for Radicals.


Look, I don’t like it any more than you do; but as a practical matter this is widely considered to be one of the how-to books on how to stick it to the Man.  And, honestly?  I do like the idea of getting referral fees from successfully recommending a book of techniques that can be turned against its creators.  That appeals to some deep, 1950’s-horror movie facet of my soul.

But if you simply can’t bear the thought of giving this guy any bread, there’s a summary here.

Moe Lane