1. Introduction into Transformative and Community Justice

Toward Transformative Justice (5 pages)

1.1 What do we mean by Transformative Justice?
1.2 Why do we need a liberatory approach to violence?
1.3 Why must we work outside of State systems to secure justice?

2. Case: Landless Farmers Movement in Brasil

Women of Via Campesina International Manifest (4 pages)

3. Case: Womens Movement in Kurdistan

Democratic Autonomy in North Kurdistan (PDF): The Council Movement, Gender Liberation, and Ecology – in Practice., A Reconnaissance into Southeastern Turkey, by TATORT Kurdistan. Read the Introduction & Chapter 4: Changing Gender Relations (25 pages)

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