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Forum 2017: #PlantYourFlag


May 24th - 30th, 2017 - Berkeley, CA

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Forum 2017: #PlantYourFlag


May 24th - 30th, 2017 - Berkeley, CA

REGISTER HERE

Every year, Direct Action Everywhere organizers and activists from around the world come together to connect, re-connect, and engage in communal learning for one ultimate reason - to become better advocates for animals.

Community

Build connections with 300+ of the most passionate and ambitious activists from the world over.

Training

Learn from the leading veterans in Open Rescue, Nonviolent Direct Action, and Animal Care.

Direct Action

Turn Nonviolent Direct Action theory into practice and take to the streets with us.

 

Are you a kid? We welcome activists of all ages to the Forum and aim to provide engaging programming for children during the day-long trainings. Please fill out this registration form instead. 

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About the theme: PLANT YOUR FLAG

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We must have a bold vision of the world we want and a clear path to get there. 

We are at the beginning of a long, uncertain, and bumpy road towards animal liberation. It took over 30 years of attempts before the first successful ascent of Mt. Everest. Yet today, hundreds of people reach the summit annually. The only reason climbing the infamous mountain is much more approachable today is because of the flags (knowledge, resources, and yes, literal flags) laid down by preceding climbers. While none of us can single-handedly mark the entire path to our summit, every one of us can plant flags along the way. 

What flag will you plant?


 
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Forum Testimonials


Forum Testimonials


 
Not only did I learn a lot, I also got the chance to connect with so many people who believe that we will achieve animal liberation.
— Tiffany Walker, New Haven
This Forum was truly a life-changing experience for me. For me it opened up a new world of possibilities in terms of helping animals and I met so many incredible people.
— Corey Rowland, Tallahassee
The energy that’s created when so many amazing individuals from all over the world come together to fight so honestly for such an amazing cause makes me feel quite sure that we will change the world.
— Sophia Katsanikakis, Vancouver
 
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Scenes from Last Year


Scenes from Last Year