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Chicago Coordinated Nonviolence Training

A growing number of groups in Chicago are working together to coordinate a series of events and trainings about the power of nonviolence to effect social change  We're hoping these resources will help people all over the world prepare for the NATO Summit being held in Chicago, May 20-21, 2012.

Meet our NATO/G8 interns!

This spring, AFSC Chicago brought in two new interns to work in collaboration with staff members and local area high school students to help educate, organize and team up with the community of Chicago for the upcoming NATO Summit in May.  They have been working on:

NATO/G8 Resources

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NATO and G8 policies have a direct impact upon our communities.

Use these resources to help you educate your community in advance of the NATO and G8 meetings in the United States this May.

Read more about Chicago events and activities here.

NATO/G8 Powerpoint Presentation

This powerpoint will give you an overview of NATO and the G8, why we should care and what can be done.  It runs around 30 minutes.  This presentation has a script embedded, so just run it in presentation mode and you can read the script as you present.  The presentation is password protected from modifications, so open it in READ ONLY mode.

NATO and G8 Summits in the US

NATO COMING TO CHICAGO

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