Minds of the Movement

An ICNC blog on the people and power of civil resistance

Nadine Bloch

Nadine Bloch is the Training Director for Beautiful Trouble. As an innovative artist, nonviolent action practitioner, political organizer, direct-action trainer, and puppetista, she combines the principles and strategies of people power with creative use of the arts in cultural resistance and public protest. Her work has been featured nationally and locally, in newspapers like The Washington Post and magazines from Ms. to Time. She is a contributor to numerous books and is the author of From Airtable to Zoom: An A-to-Z Guide to Digital Tech and Activism 2021 (2021, Toda Peace Institute), and a Special Report Education & Training in Nonviolent Resistance (2016, US Institutes of Peace) and the co-author of SNAP: An Action Guide to Synergizing Nonviolent Action and Peacebuilding (2019, USIP.) Check out her column on the blog WagingNonviolence, “The Arts of Protest.”

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