Articles by Brian Martin
What If Most People Love Violence?
Brian Martin · Despite years of effort and sacrifice by millions, there has not been a mass shift toward nonviolence. Perhaps what's needed is a better understanding of the dark side of the human species.
Can Antifa Build an Effective Broad-Based Anti-Fascist Movement?
Sue Curry Jansen and Brian Martin · In March, Richard Spencer, a prominent white supremacist, cancelled his speaking engagements at U.S. universities, saying he was deterred by “antifa,” a loose international network of radical anti-fascist groups that aims to shut down...
What Does It Take for Activists to Get Your Attention?
Brian Martin · For major protests today, it is standard to have a media strategy. For example, there can be individuals assigned to media liaison. The location and timing of an action can be chosen with an eye toward media schedules. Some actions are...