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Non Violent Direct Action Training
August 15, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
Pre-register for this workshop HERE
In this fun and interactive NVDA training, you will find out how to take part in Extinction Rebellion actions. We will cover the philosophy and practice of non-violent techniques: showing you how to de-escalate tense situations, how to interact with the police, what to do if you decide to risk arrest, and how to support others if you choose not to risk arrest.
Review the Principles and values of Extinction Rebellion:
Great 2 min video on civil disobedience narrated by Stephen Fry
Download Rebel Starter Pack
Action Consensus and Rebel Agreement
De-escalation info to read, ready to try out in breakout rooms during the training NVC De-escalation Handout
Think up two truths and a plausible lie about yourself, write them down and keep them secret until you are asked.
Watch this short video of Waterloo Bridge at the April 2019 Rebellion.