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— Are you concerned for those who face hate speech and violence?
— Are you unsure how you to respond if you witness verbal or physical hate?
Please join up for a bystander intervention training organized and led by those who value social justice and strive to be respectful and active allies. You’ll develop skills to assess a situation and choose an appropriate response. When you leave the training, you’ll be more able to overcome the barriers to stepping up and have some practical skills for doing so.
You must register in advance: defendyourself.org/find-a-class/
Who: All those 15 years and up are welcome.
When: Saturday, May 20, 10 am–1 pm
Where: Mediterranean Cafe (upstairs), 3237 Rhode Island Avenue, Mt. Rainier, Md.
How: $25–75 sliding scale, with some tickets set aside for those who cannot afford to pay. After you fill out your name, email and phone number below, click Pay Now and on the Paypal website, fill out the field that says “Price per Item” with the amount you choose to pay. No refunds.
If you’re under 18 please let organizers know so they can send you a permission slip in advance.