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actions & protests | police / legal may day 2001-2012

PREPARE for Mayday!

Some GREAT workshops to help activists prepare for Mayday-
Street Tactics- Today, April 24th, 6:00 at Reed College near Paradox Cafe.

Police Horse Knowledge and Practice- Sunday, April 29th at 11:00. Springwater corridor, at the trailhead at SE 45th and Johnson Creek Blvd. Learn how police use horses to control crowds, how to identify a horse which may present a danger to activists, what to do if being stepped on by a horse. Practice moving a horse away from you and not letting a horse through your line.

Activist Know Your Rights/ What to do if Arrested- Monday, April 30th at 6:00 at Liberty Hall, 311 N Ivy st. Learn the limits of police action, what is resisting arrest, what protesters are often charged with after a protest, how the court proceedings work, and what the NWCRC wants you to know before you are arrested at an action. Also hear a local activist speak on her arrest experiences in Portland.

Hope to see everyone there!