OC Votes and the Multicultural Resource Center are collaborating through Hollaback! to offer a free one-hour interactive training session on how to safely intervene when they witness voter harassment at the polls on Election Day.
Topics discussed include:
History of voter rights and voter suppression
Different types of voter suppression and intimidation
Protecting your right to vote
Impacts of harassment and threats of violence at polls
You'll learn how to:
Identify positive ways to intervene as a bystander
Talk through five strategies for intervention:
Practice-sessions are included, so that you'll be more confident intervening the next time you see any harassment at the polls.