March, 2013

12 March 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Stories to Build Power

NB: Venue change There’s a lot of talk about the importance of ‘narrative’ these days. But what does that really mean, and how can we harness the power of story-telling to make our campaigns more effective? This new full-day workshop includes: Making story central to your campaign strategy. Learn creative tools from the Center for […]

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07 March 2013 ~ 0 Comments

MCN April: Lessons from the Frontline

MCN April: Lessons from the Frontline

What we can learn from the struggle for Country and community in the Kimberley. Nicola Paris has just returned from six months in Broome supporting the community campaign against Woodside’s proposed gas hub. She’ll be sharing her observations and insights including: The role nonviolent direct action has played in delaying work, increasing pressure on the […]

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07 March 2013 ~ 2 Comments

US Election Take-Aways

Learning from US election campaigning is like eating a meal in a US diner – you have to pick out the good bits from the parts you just can’t stomach. So, yes to effective field organising and no to a political system corrupted by colossal amounts of money. Yes to message discipline but a maybe […]

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