In 1908 Mohandas Gandhi spoke to a crowd of 3,000. together they protested against an unjust law without guns or rioting. Peacefully they made a difference. Gandhi's words and deeds influenced countless others to work toward the goals of freedom and justice through peaceful methods. Mother and son team Anne and Perry Edmond OBrien highlight people and actions inspired by Indian and the protests. From Rosa Parks to the students at Tiananmen Square to Wangari Maathai, these people have made the world sit up and take notice. The provocative graphics and beautiful portraIt's accompanying these stories stir the emotions and inspire a sense of civic responsibility. Grades 6 to 10.