Nonviolent Direct Action Training

Date: Saturday, February 17, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Location: 170 Main Street, Greenfield, MA
Trainers: Mary Link and Alice Grendon

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Class description

Nonviolent direct action training is essential to movement building. It provides a basic foundation about the tenets and history of nonviolence, nonviolent action, community building, understanding the legal process, democratic decision-making using consensus, creating affinity groups for mutual support, and reflections for discernment about whether to engage in civil disobedience/risking arrest. Activities will be participatory and will include a role play. Everyone is welcome and participants are expected to stay for the entire 8 hours.

This workshop is capped at 35 people.

Note: This full-day training serves as a prerequisite for the Truth School Peacekeeper Training class.

Nuts & Bolts, Direct Action Skills


Mary LinkMary Link
Nonviolence Activist, Organizer and Trainer

Alice GrendonAlice Grendon
Nonviolence Trainer, Peaceworker, and Student

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