Building the World We Want: A 1-Day Course

The Metta Center for Nonviolence is offering a one-day course called Building the World We Want exploring Gandhi’s ‘Constructive Programme’.

Saturday, December 17, 2011
9 am – 5:30 pm
 8115 Middlefield Drive, Petaluma, California
6a0105369e3ea1970b015393176c72970b 800wi - Building the World We Want: A 1-Day Course“My real politics is constructive work.” 
–M.K. Gandhi 

What was “Constructive Programme?”  Why did Gandhi consider it the keystone of his campaign for India’s liberation and the overturning of colonialism (as it was then)?  How would it help us with the present struggle against globalization and corporate rule?  If it were to play a role in the Occupy and other movements of today, what form would it take — or rather is it taking, as there are innumerable efforts right now that could be considered constructive program if they were harnessed for that role? 
Explore these questions with us and empower yourself and your organization
to add this neglected dimension to today’s struggle for social change.  
Together we can add unforeseen power to our individual and collective

$125 (sliding scale)
Delicious vegetarian lunch provided
To register, please contact [email protected], or call 707.774.6299


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