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Get to know your way around this site. With summaries and links to top posts.

There are 90+ posts on this site. I've organised them into tags: deconstructing activism, navigating the discourse, how-tos and case studies. Here's a summary of the top posts from each tag.

Deconstructing activism

How can other, unrelated skill-sets, illuminate the practice of activism? These are more thoughtful posts that examine that question.

Camping in Crete's Samaria Gorge, from 'Beneath the surface of things'

Exploring how can you better equip yourself in the jungle of modern-day debate.

How ideas burst into the mainstream - from 'Controversy and deviance'


Practical guides for smarter activism. Check these out if you're looking for bulleted lists of things that work.

And if you're a subscriber, see the impact method, a nine-step guide to confronting power.

Media biases – from the guide on how to hack them

Case studies

Examples of activist projects that worked – or didn't – and why.

Top posts in 'Case Studies'

Talking to Miriam Meyer of climate group Letzte Generation, about disruptive protest


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Impact method

The impact method is a guide for confronting power. It's the process that underpins every campaign I work on, it’s simple to follow, and I update it frequently with new learnings.

You'll need to be a subscriber to view it, but it's free to sign up. Just make sure you’re logged in, and head over to the URL.

Steps of the impact method

Meta posts

Lastly, there are meta posts – pieces about this site itself, or the process of making it.

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