Nonviolent Action in Charlottesville

Aug 21, 2017, 10:30 PM

Reporting on Charlottesville from the angle of nonviolence, Michael and Stephanie weave a story from the ground that you won't find on your regular political and media outlets. First, David Potter from Sojourners, a media groups that "articulates the biblical call to justice," recalls his experience in Charlottesville as he followed the clergy group that demonstrated against racism at the recent "Unite the Right" demonstration. Then Michael and Stephanie weigh in on nonviolence in Charlottesville, and a caller asks, "Is it ever okay to punk a Nazi?" Finally, Sherri Wonder from Meta Peace Team tells stories from the groups experience and work in Charlottesville and other rallies. Then, Michael updates us on news around the country and world - the kind you're not gonna find in the mainstream media - in Nonviolence in the News.