Revolution Will Not Be Funded Beyond the Non-Profit Industrial Complex

ISBN-10: 0896087662
ISBN-13: 9780896087668
Edition: 2007
List price: $23.00
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Description: A $1.3 trillion industry, the US nonprofit sector is the world's seventh largest economy. From art museums and university hospitals to think tanks and church charities, over 1.5 million organizations of staggering diversity share the tax-exempt  More...

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Book details

List price: $23.00
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: South End Press
Publication date: 3/1/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.60" tall
Weight: 1.056
Language: English

A $1.3 trillion industry, the US nonprofit sector is the world's seventh largest economy. From art museums and university hospitals to think tanks and church charities, over 1.5 million organizations of staggering diversity share the tax-exempt 501(c)(3) designation, if little else. Many social justice organizations have joined this world, often blunting political goals to satisfy government and foundation mandates. But even as funding shrinks and government surveillance rises, many activists often find it difficult to imagine movement-building outside the nonprofit model. The Revolution Will Not Be Funded gathers original essays by radical activists from around the globe who are critically rethinking the long-term consequences of this investment. Together with educators and nonprofit staff they finally name the "nonprofit industrial complex" and ask hard questions: How did politics shape the birth of the nonprofit model? How does 501(c)(3) status allow the state to co-opt politi-cal movements? Activists or -careerists? How do we fund the movement outside this complex? Urgent and visionary, The Revolution Will Not Be Funded is an unbeholden expose of the "nonprofit industrial complex" and its quietly devastating role in managing dissent.

Introduction : the revolution will not be funded
The political logic of the non-profit industrial complex
In the shadow of the shadow state
from Black awakening in capitalist America
Democratizing American philanthropy
The filth on philanthropy : progressive philanthropy's agenda to misdirect social justice movements
Between radical theory and community praxis : reflections on organizing and the non-profit industrial complex
Native organizing before the non-profit industrial complex
Fundraising is not a dirty word : community-based economic strategies for the long haul
"We were never meant to survive" : fighting violence against women and the fourth World War
Social service or social change?
Pursuing a radical anti-violence agenda inside/outside a non-profit structure
The NGOization of the Palestine liberation movement : interviews with Hatem Bazian, Noura Erekat, Atef Said, and Zeina Zaatari
Radical social change : searching for a new foundation
Are the cops in our heads and hearts?
Non-profits and the autonomous grassroots
On our own terms : ten years of radical community building with Sista II Sista

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