De-escalation - The Right Thing To Do, with Mike and Melisa

Broadcast in Lifestyle

Call in to speak with the host

(347) 326-9827

h:390521
s:4232801
archived
Heroes 101 Radio

Heroes 101 Radio

×  

Follow This Show

If you liked this show, you should follow Heroes 101 Radio.
De-escalation should always be our first line of defense. Violence is not the answer and should only be used as a last resort. 

In this episode, Michael (Mike) Esmailzadeh and Melisa Spence of the Suigetsukan Dojo and Girl Army, a collective dedicated to peer taught, affordable, physical and psychological self-defense for women and trans folks in Oakland, CA, share lessons in de-escalating potentially violent situations. 

Members of the California branch of the Initiative were lucky to receive some of this training while providing occasional neutral security for the Occupy camps in Oakland and San Francisco. 


Comments

 comments