December 10, 2017 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Portland IWW Hall, 2249 E Burnside St

The next installment of the Portland General Defense Committee’s skillshare series will be offered in conjunction with the Rosehip Medical Collective.

Your trainers will lead a discussion of how to prepare yourself for the next demonstration, occupation – or whatever else may be on the horizon.

Topics they’ll cover include:
– What to bring in your protest kit
– Scene awareness
– Rumor control
– Proper treatments for pepper spray and chemical weapons
– Weather-related illness

Rosehip Medical Collective is a collective of street medics, educators, and community health workers that has been active in Portland, OR since 2008. The collective is composed of queer and trans people, and brings and array of experience as herbalists, nurses, doctors, teachers, wilderness, and international medical volunteers, along with their experience as protest or “street medics.”