Over the past decade, organized non-violent resistance movements have been used to overthrow dictators from Serbia through to Georgia, Ukraine, and Egypt. Please join us to hear this panel of activists, writers, and academic experts discuss the advantages and problems confronting movements dedicated to non-violence in their attempts to promote democratic change.
Srdja Popovic, Centre for Applied Non-Violent Action & Strategies (Belgrade), founder of OTPOR (Resistance)
Tina Rosenberg, Writer and author of Join the Club: How Peer Pressure Can Transform the World
Kurt Schock, Associate Professor of Sociology and Global Affairs, Rutgers University
Jack Snyder, Robert and Renee Belfer Professor of International Relations, Columbia University
Alfred Stepan, Wallace S. Sayre Professor of Government, Columbia University
Co-sponsored by the Harriman Institute and the East Central European Center at Columbia University
Registration for this event is mandatory