Learn more about direct-action from wherever you are. Whether you are a novice hoping to learn about organizing non-violent direct actions, or a pro looking to hone your skills, this bi-weekly training series has been designed with you in mind. Each session breaks down an aspect of direct-action that helps us comprehend it as a valuable strategy and tactic. Pre-register for any or all the sessions below.
July 28 – Register for From Theory to Practice
In this training, presenters will discuss what intersectionality is, how it is a tool for liberation, and how to incorporate innovative strategies and tactics into your work.
August 11 – Register for Building Your Base
In this training, presenters will discuss relationship building, recruiting and mobilizing activists, and coalition building within movement spaces
August 25 – Register for Organizing Direct Actions
In this training, presenters will detail how to plan a direct-action. Amongst other things, details include how to choose when an action is warranted, the type of action it should be, and safety and security measures to consider and take.
September 8 – Register for Action’s Over, Now What?
In this training, presenters will discuss what and how to debrief with participants of an action, using the action as a learning mechanism, and how to get new participants to return, and how you can bring more attention to the action when it’s over.