» Nonsite Author: Marcie Smith
May 10th, 2019
Change Agent: Gene Sharp’s Neoliberal Nonviolence (Part One)
By (CUNY)

The late Gene Sharp is known worldwide as a Gandhi-like champion of nonviolent protest. But he is better understood as one of the most important U.S. defense intellectuals of the Cold War and a neoliberal theorist who advocated nonviolent action as a means to “State decentralization.” Properly contextualizing Sharp and his ideas is essential to understanding the world today.

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