Jonathan Matthew Smucker is a long-time participant, organizer, trainer, and theorist in grassroots movements for social, economic and ecological justice, most recently in Occupy Wall Street, Occupy Homes, and the Beautiful Trouble Trainer Corps. He has trained thousands of change agents in campaign strategy, framing and messaging, direct action, and other organizing skills. He is co-founder and Director of Beyond the Choir and is currently pursuing a PhD in sociology at UC Berkeley. Follow him on Twitter.
Published in: TransformationThe danger of fetishizing revolution
Revolution has become an empty word - a distraction from the real work of social transformation.