TITLE

Breaking the cycle of violence

AUTHOR(S)
Nusseibeh, Lucy
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Forced Migration Review;Aug2006, Vol. 1 Issue 26, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the emergence of non-violence training and/or non-violent action in Palestine. Every day, most Palestinians practice various forms of active non-violence. They have consistently used standard non-violence tactics such as strikes, appeals and demonstrations. The Middle East Nonviolence and Democracy are now offering non-violence training to activists and youths.
ACCESSION #
22486514

 

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