Alliance For Non-Violent Action (ANVA)
Organization profile published 1986
Year Published: 1986
Resource Type: Organization
Cx Number: CX3177
Abstract: ALLIANCE FOR NON-VIOLENT ACTION "is a geographically dispersed collective of groups" which organizes and participates in "non-violent direct action." The objective is to resist militarism and injustice by building communities for political action and education.
The collective has committed itself for the last two years to public education and the history, philosophy and modern applications of non-violence action.
ANVA offers alternatives to violence and militarism through workshops, in non-violence, which focus on apsects such as feminism group process, and preparation of civil disobedience.
The alliance also organizes conference and a military toy boycott, endorsed by a wide array of peace and social change groups. For more informaiton or to make a donations to the boycott campaign contact: Alliance for Non-Violent Action, c/oi Military Toys Campaign, 730 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario