|Saul David Alinsky|
|Awards:||Pacem in Terris Award, 1969|
|Education:||University of Chicago, Ph.B. 1930
U. of Chicago Graduate School, criminology, 1930–1932.
|Known for||Political activism, writing, community organization|
Saul David Alinsky (January 30, 1909 – June 12, 1972) was a Jewish American community organizer and writer. He is generally considered to be the founder of modern community organizing. He is often noted for his book Rules for Radicals.
- Alinsky's cause of death was a heart attack
- Glenn Beck has called Donald Trump the "New Saul Alinsky"