Workshops will take place rain or shine at Occupy Portland. Check the event board at the Occupy Portland library (North park) day-of for exact location details.
11am-2pm Non-Violent Direct Action: Learn the basics of planing and executing a successful direct action. This will cover choosing a target and creative ideas, making a plan and assigning roles. Come prepared to participate in a hands on role play at the end!
2:30-4pm Intro to Blockades & Direct Action Tactics Learn how to use a variety of blockades in direct action scenarios. Get immediate results and make your voice heard. We will be doing role plays and trying out different scenarios.
4-5:30pm Power & Privilege: Dismantling Hierarchies Within Activist Communities Discuss the intricate power dynamics of privilege that impact all elements of our daily lives yet largely go unnoticed.
6-7:00pm Occupy your workplace: Radical Unionism, w/ the Portland IWW
Occupy into Action II is brought to you by Portland Rising Tide (www.portlandrisingtide.org), a local group working for climate justice and against the construction of new fossil fuel infrastructure.
See you there!