Stand Together: A Day of Action Workshops
February 25, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 5:15 pm -
Join us on February 25 for a day of workshops for people new to social and political action and for those upgrading their skills. Experienced activists will present a full day of sessions in Non-Violent Direct Action, Legal Basics/Know Your Rights, Digital Security, Peacekeeping, Non-Violent Communication, Positive Energy for Resistance, Photography for Actions, Strategic Planning, and more.
Concurrent skills sessions will be available all day. Gain practical ideas for effective dissent and target messaging within a non-violent framework. Support and implementation of the workshops comes from a variety of Portland-area communities and issue advocacy groups promoting Immigrant and racial justice, gender rights, fair housing, healthcare-for-all, and climate action.
9:00 am Doors
9:30 am Panel: “Beliefs In Action-Our Own Stories–Personal Tales of Resistance”
11:00 am-4:30 pm Workshops