The Making of a Radical: A Political Autobiography ePUB

The Making of a Radical: A Political Autobiography This is good, and an amazing man who lived a century You get a great history of the first half of the 20th century through the entertaining and eye opening lifestyle of this rational, driven, and forward thinking man I m saddened that many people will not read this. The fascinating story of the activist and self sufficiency pioneer who made his name as a formidable opponent of child labour and military imperialism interesting so farhow someone who started out with normal beliefs and upbringing eventually learned to depend on his own beliefs and ways of being, rather than relying on everyone else. a great work for those who seek to live life off the grid Where have all the radicals gone sung in the voice of Paula Cole, of course doo doo doo, doo doo doo, doo doo doo, doo doo doo


About the Author: Scott Nearing

Scott Nearing 1883 1983 was an American conservationist, peace activist, educator and writer Born in Kittanning, Pennsylvania, Nearing is still viewed as a radical 20 years after his death In 1954 he co authored Living the Good Life How to Live Simply and Sanely in a Troubled World with his wife Helen The book, in which war, famine and poverty were discussed, described a nineteen year back to the land experiment and also advocated a modern day homesteading Nearing s anti war activities cost him two teaching jobs, and he was even charged under the Espionage Act for opposing the First World War.


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