Monday, February 28, 2011

Citizen journalists in Kent

Zoe, a co-founder of Undercurrents has spoken about the importance of peaceful protest and citizen journalists at a University of Kent event.
Zoe Broughton, a renowned activist, showed her latest work, Non-violence for a Change, which asks "where does non-violence end and actual violence begin?"
With the current freedom protests in North Africa and the Middle East as well as the recent student uprising against tuition fee increases and campaign for higher bank taxes at home, the event was most timely.
Ms Broughton told how her film was actually an updated version of one that was made a decade ago as a training programme for people to take part in non-violent protest.
read more http://www.yourcanterbury.co.uk/p_139/Article/a_11711/How_peaceful_protests_packs_a_mighty_punch

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