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Practical Nonviolence Workshop

April 5, 2008

Dorothy Jackson, Repairers of the Breach, facilitated the morning session in which she led participants through an exploration of the definitions of violence and how it progresses in individuals' lives.

Laurie Hasbrook, Voices for Creative Nonviolence, facilitated the afternoon session in which she discussed nonviolent responses to violence on a national and global level with participants.

Laurie Hasbrook and Dorothy JacksonWhat people were saying:
Morning Session

"Dorothy Jackson's stories and analysis."

"Dorothy Jackson was great. Lets get her again."

"The group discussion. This has been a revelation to me. I have been so moved not to tolerate any kind of abuse."

Afternoon Session

"All of it was worthwhile. It was great to have Laurie here. A good combination of video, poetry, speakers, role-playing, and analysis."

"The opportunity to dialogue about peace and ending violence always brings hope."