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1/18/19 We will deploy a nonpartisan unarmed civilian protection unit during the March for Life event to defuse hostility, interrupt de-humanization, and generate empathy when possible.
1/12 and 1/13/2019 We offered an introductory training to Unarmed Civilian Protection and a training for trainers who want to facilitate such an introduction.
12/1/2018 We offered an introductory training to restorative justice circles.
11/3/2018 We offered an introductory training in Nonviolent Communication as well as a training for trainers.
10/6/2018 We offered a training in Conflict Transformation and Personality Styles in Washington DC.
9/23/2018 We joined Campaign Nonviolence for their week of actions and convergence in DC. Sign up to be part of the movement!
9/1/2018 We offered an active bystander intervention intro. training and a training for trainers in NYC at the Won Buddhism center.
8/10/2018 PRESS RELEASE: “DC Peace Team will Deploy Unarmed Protection Unit During ‘Unite the Right’ Rally” on Aug. 12 in DC
7/18/2018 We offered a training in Active Bystander Intervention at Friendship Place in DC.
6/3/2018 We offered non-partisan, unarmed civilian protection at a Palestinian-Israeli demonstration in VA. See our reports here.
4/28/2018 We offered a restorative circle with clients at Charlie’s House in DC.
3/22-23/18 We offered training in Active Bystander Intervention at Northwest Vista campus of Alamo Community College in San Antonio, TX.
3/17/18 We offered an introduction to restorative justice circles.
1/19/18 We offered non-partisan unarmed civilian protection at the March for Life in Washington DC.
1/13/18 We offered an introductory training to unarmed civilian protection from 1-5 pm and a subsequent training for trainers.
11/1, 8, 15/2017 We offered 3 cumulative sessions from 7-8:30 pm on Active Bystander Intervention at The Metropolitan Church in DC.
9/16/17 We offered de-escalation training for the Fr. McKenna Center staff, who work with low-income men often living on the street.
9/8/17 We offered nonviolent communication training for professional counselors and social workers.
9/6/17 We offered de-escalation training for Friendship Place staff.
9/5/17 We welcome a Community Mediation DC as a new organizational member of the DC Peace Team!
8/15-9/5 We offered unarmed civilian protection for immigrant youth in DC.
8/4/2017: We offered an Active Bystander Intervention training for a Quaker Youth Camp in Frederick, MD.
June-August 2017: Peace Camps offered at various locations in the DC Metro area
5/21/17: We offered an Introduction to Active Bystander Intervention training at Burke Presbyterian Church in VA.
4/8/17: We offered a Training for Trainers on Active Bystander Intervention.
1/20-21/17: We deployed nonpartisan unarmed civilian peacekeepers, as well as facilitated training in active bystander intervention during Inauguration events.
1/18/17: We facilitated a Seek Justice, Find Peace: A Town Hall Event.