Striking at the Roots brings together the most effective tactics for speaking out for animal rights.
Activists from around the globe explain why their models of activism have been successful - and how you can become involved. Concise and full of practical examples and resources, this manual for success demonstrates how many of the world's most engaged activists effectively speak to the public, lobby policymakers, and deal with law enforcement - all while keeping their eyes on the prize of achieving victories for animals. This book can help you to make the most of your skills. From simple leafleting to taking direct action, each chapter clearly explains where to begin, what to expect, and how to ensure your message is heard.
About the author
Mark Hawthorne is the author of three books on animal right. He stopped eating meat after an encounter with one of India's many cows in 1992 and became an ethical vegan a decade later. Mark's writing on behalf of animals has also appeared in such vegan magazines as Satya, VegNews, Laika, and The Vegan, and you'll find his work featured in Vegan's Daily Companion and in several anthologies.