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George Lakey, “How We Win: Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning”

March 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

A lifetime of activist experience informs this playbook for building and conducting nonviolent direct action campaigns

Beginning as a trainer in the civil rights movement of the 1960s, George Lakey has been on the front lines of social change for decades.

Now, in this timely and down-to-earth guide, he passes the torch to a new generation of activists hitting the streets. He looks to successful campaigns across the world to help us see what has worked and what hasn’t: from choosing the right target, to designing a creative campaign; from avoiding burnout within your group, to building a movement of movements to achieve real progressive victories.

Drawing on the experiences of a diverse set of ambitious change-makers, How We Win shows us the way to justice, peace, and a sustainable economy. This is what democracy looks like.

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Date:
March 17
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/811068912576341/

Organizer

Scuppernong Books

Venue

Scuppernong Books
304 S Elm St
Greensboro, NC 27401 United States
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