Hoylake Golf Resort Campaigning
Using the democratic process
Non-violent direct action
If the democratic process is failing e.g.
Examples of direct action being used to fight for justice
1. Kinder Scout and other mass trespasses
The north of England has a proud history of people fighting for access rights such as
2. How the Dutch got their cycle paths
A mass die-in outside the Amsterdams Rijksmuseum in the 70's:
See full video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XuBdf9jYj7o explaining how the excellent Dutch cycle network was won by confronting the decision-makers who were prioritising car travel over child safety.
3. #NoMoreCoffins demonstrations in London
Regular "Die-ins" are held in London to fight for a fair share of road space for cyclists. The vigourous campaigning style has been credited with changing the culture of transport planning in London, with many segregated cycle tracks and cycle superhighways now being built.
|Last updated: 24 Jan 2016|