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Ferguson Statement- Shanti Sena Network

Response to Ferguson from the Shanti Sena Network: Whether or not you believe that Darren Wilson is guilty, no one can deny that trust in the American police force is really low. This trust is especially low in communities of color and low income communities.  A list of demands from Ferguson protestors included: a plan… read more

Thematic training: LBGTIQ

Shari Wander of MPT explains how to prepare for events centering around events in the LBGTIQ community. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If you right-click this link, you can select “save file as” and add it directly to your mp3 player.… read more

Thematic training: domestic violence

Shari Wander of MPT explains how to prepare for events centering around “domestic violence” issues. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If you right-click this link, you can select “save file as” and add it directly to your mp3 player. thematic study-… read more

Peace teams, not peace marshaling

Shari Wander of Meta Peace Team emphasizes that peace teams are not peace marshalls: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If you right-click this link, you can select “save file as” and add it directly to your mp3 player. Peace teams not… read more

Discernment Circles

Katherine Wojtan of Minnesotta Peace Team describes using a “discernment circle” in a training: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If you right-click this link, you can select “save file as” and add it directly to your mp3 player. discernment circles Please… read more

On Consensus

Shari Wander of Meta Peace Team discusses the importance of consensus for peace teams work and trainings: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If you right-click this link, you can select “save file as” and add it directly to your mp3 player.… read more

on scribing during the training

Shari Wander of Meta Peace Team discusses the value of scribing during training sessions: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If you right-click this link, you can select “save file as” and add it directly to your mp3 player. Scribing Please use… read more

“Light and lively”

Shari Wander of Meta Peace Team discusses the role of the “light and lively” in a training and gives some examples of her favorite ones: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If you right-click this link, you can select “save file as”… read more

Building Affinity Teams

Shari Wander of Meta Peace Team discusses affinity teams and gives some suggestions for including affinity team building in peace team trainings: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If you right-click this link, you can select “save file as” and add it… read more

Creating “community norms” in training

In this podcast Shari Wander from Meta Peace Team discusses the importance of beginning trainings with a shared agreements about “community norms” and makes some suggestions for how to co-create these in the training group: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] You can also click the following link to listen on another page. If… read more