How We Win: A Talk with George Lakey

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How We Win: A Guide to Nonviolent Direct Action Campaigning
Monday, September 17 at 6:30pm
Edwards Church, 297 Main Street, Northampton

George Lakey has been active in direct action campaigns for six decades – from civil rights to peace and anti-nuclear struggles and more. He has facilitated 1,500 workshops on five continents and led activist projects on local, national and international levels.

Mr. Lakey has recommended that participants in Monday’s talk read the following (brief) articles:

Why campaigns, not protests, get the goods

http://www.yesmagazine.org/peace-justice/the-hopeful-thing-about-our-ugly-painful-polarization-20161113/

What role were you born to play in social change?

‘A Vision for Black Lives’ is a vision for everyone

Targets matter — why a small action group took on a mighty bank (and won)

How to create a multi-level movement for climate justice