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What academics can tell us about why some protests succeed (and others don’t)

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What academics can tell us about why some protests succeed (and others don’t)

Thoughtful Campaigner brings us 7 key points to make a protest successful. Full article here.

1. The size of your protest matters, but so does who is involved

2.  Make your protest appeal to others

3. Be innovative and flexible

4. Academics can’t decide on the best form of organisation

5. People will get involved for surprising reasons

6. Prepare for the day after the protest

7. All movements need to overcome the ‘coordination problem


Real Dollars: Realities of NGO Funding

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Real Dollars: Realities of NGO Funding 


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Director of LGBT Program, Human Rights Watch, 2/25 at 7pm in 500 Hall of Languages

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If you are interested in international human rights or LGBT rights around the world, check out this sponsored talk by the Syracuse University Humanities Center.  Graeme Reid, the Director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Rights Program at Human Rights Watch, will be giving a talk entitled "The Trouble with Tradition: When 'Values' Trample over Rights" on Monday, February 25 at 7pm in 500 Hall of Languages.