On Tyranny

Timothy Snyder

On Tyranny


A concise and powerful guide to understanding and resisting authoritarianism. Drawing from historical examples, particularly from the 20th century, Snyder offers twenty lessons on how to recognize and counter the tactics used by tyrannical regimes. The book emphasizes the importance of defending democratic institutions, protecting truth and facts, and being vigilant about the erosion of civil liberties. On Tyranny serves as a practical manual for citizens to safeguard freedom and democracy in the face of growing threats to political stability and human rights.