Students are gunned down and then indicted by suburban grand juries as the trouble-makers. For years we watched movie after movie that demonstrated the white man's benevolence.
It's perhaps fitting that I write this introduction in jail- that graduate school of survival.
Here you learn how to use toothpaste as glue, fashion a shiv out of a spoon and build intricate communication networks.
Here too, you learn the only rehabilitation possible-hatred of oppression.
Steal This Book is, in a way, a manual of survival in the prison that is Amerika. It shows you where exactly how to place the dynamite that will destroy the walls. -lays out a potential action program for our new Nation.
The chapter headings spell out the demands for a free society.