Rev. James Lawson
Prolific civil rights leader and trainer of nonviolent action, Rev. James Lawson, delivers the opening banquet keynote address talking about his experience organizing and training the Nashville lunch counter sit-in campaign. Reverend Lawson’s remarks will be preceded by a showing of the Nashville, Tennessee video segment from “A Force More Powerful.”
- Civil Resistance: A First Look (video)
- Lawson, James – Gandhi and Nonviolence (video)
- Lawson, James – Training for Nonviolent Resistance (video)
- Merriman, Hardy. The Trifecta of Civil Resistance: Unity, Planning, and Nonviolent Discipline. OpenDemocracy.org.