Diana Center, Barnard College, 3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027
Feb 16, 2018 | 6:00PM

S&F Conference: Subverting Surveillance: Strategies to End State Violence

Simone Brown, Dylan Rodriguez, Nandita Sharma, and Dean Spade

Description Program Description This year’s Scholar and Feminist Conference will bring together a broad community of thinkers and organizers to grapple with the ever-deepening penetration of surveillance practices into everyday life, and ways to engage in self-defense against the militarized, racist police state’s demands for constant access in the name of “security” and public order. […]

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borders, Deportation, immigration, police, prison, self-defense, state violence, surveillance, technology

409 Barnard Hall
Mar 5, 2017 | 11:00AM

Accountable Bystander/Upstander Training

Bystander intervention and de-escalation involve a series of tools that can be consciously employed to defuse volatile situations. In this interactive workshop, bystander intervention and de-escalation will be presented in the context of self-defense and harm reduction. Students will identify verbal and non-verbal techniques and tactics to de-escalate conflict. Students will also learn the four […]

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accountable bystander, bystander intervention, deescalation, harm reduction, self-defense