We will be rescheduling this workshop.
Direct Action is a crucial tool used by many social movements. Learn the skills necessary for organizing and participating in a direct action. The workshop will cover basic action strategy and planning, group decision-making, roles and responsibilities, execution and post-action follow up.
Location: University of Toronto, St. George Campus. OISE, 252 Bloor St. West.
Accessibiity: The building and room is wheelchair accessible. There are some gender neutral washrooms in the building. The closest accessible subway is St. George Station. Subway tokens are available upon request.
Trainer: Leah Henderson
Leah is a community organizer based in Toronto that has spent over a decade involved in struggles for justice within apartheid Canada. Leah's involvement in the environmental movement lead her to supporting Indigenous communities in the struggle for Sovereignty and Self-Determination. Leah has also been part of building communities that fight for justice for queer and trans people, women, low- income, disabled and racialized people. She has worked with groups across Turtle Island on fighting sexism, homophobia and transphobia and in solidarity with the movement for migrant justice.
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Tools for Change
Tools for Change is a project of OPIRG Toronto, Earthroots, Greenpeace Canada, OPIRG York, the Community Action Centre of the Student Association at George Brown College and No One Is Illegal (NOII). We help you develop skills to champion social, economic, and environmental justice. We host over 20 workshops a year. Workshop are offered on a sliding scale of $20, $30 and $50 and scholarships are available.
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