Below are several resources and guides to help take effective political action.

An overview of tactics, principles, theories, case studies, and more

Taking action
Guides for facilitation, campaigning, and organizing
Protest basicshow to gear up, strategies police use and how to counter them, and preparation and first aid
Write down the number for the National Lawyer’s Guild-NYC chapter – 212-679-6018 – and call them if you witness an arrest at a demonstration or if you are arrested at a demonstration.
Intervention and De-escalation resources and illustrated guide to bystander intervention

Protecting yourself
Digital security tips
Know Your Rights booklets (available in English, Spanish, Arabic, Urdu, and Bengali)

Planning a protest
Request Legal Observers
Apply for a permit