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On Tyranny

Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century

By Timothy Snyder
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On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder

On Tyranny (2017) is a guide to recognizing the warning signs of tyranny, which, unfortunately, is a political climate that many are all too familiar with. Find out what you can do to protect yourself and keep your community vigilant and resistant to dangerous political leaders.

  • Citizens against oppressive regimes
  • Freedom fighters
  • Activists and demonstration organizers

Timothy Snyder is a Professor of History at Yale University. His other books include Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin and Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning.

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