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Added by Anne Farrell on June 20, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
Dr. Brian Martin - an international authority on whistle-blowing, scholar of nonviolent action, Vice President of Whistleblowers Australia, and U of Wollongong professor - has just published a new manual on the Backfire Model. It's a practical handbook for being more effective whenever you face a powerful, dangerous opponent. You can download it for free here:
On the back of the manual he writes:…Continue
Added by Shaazka Beyerle on June 12, 2012 at 5:01am — No Comments
Hi all, I’m writing to let you know about these two NVC-method communication trainings. if you are looking to learn actionable skills to clarify your “asks” – these are led by a skilled trainer and people find them really helpful.
“Each time I practice NVC, the outcome is so much more satisfying than anything I’d been able to do before. I HIGHLY recommend it.” -- Carol Hillson, State Coordinator, Department of Peace Campaign; Co-founder & Chair, New Yorkers for…Continue
Added by Center for Collaborative Comm. on October 13, 2011 at 4:26pm — No Comments
Michael Nagler tells this story:
"One of my close friends, David Hartsough, who is white, was sitting in with a small group of civil rights activists at a segregated lunch counter in Virginia in the early sixties. They had been sitting there without getting service for close to two days, harassed almost without letup by an increasingly angry crowd. As neither the sitters nor the proprietors backed down, tension increased. Suddenly David was jerked back off his stool and spun around by…Continue
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