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The Fundamental Requirement for Organised Safer Space

The following article has been reposted with permission from it’s author Floaker.  You can read the original article and comments here. This article will be a very basic introduction to the foundations of safer spaces, community accountability and transformational justice that arise … Continue reading

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Safer Virtual Spaces: why we need safer spaces policies for the internet

If you turn on your computer and switch to any social media outlet or online news media site, you’re likely to find instances of hate speech. Oftentimes, you don’t need to look very hard for it, as it pops up … Continue reading

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Safer Spaces Policy: Convergence Model

The Coalition for Safer Spaces has included a great foundation for a safer spaces policy (SSP) which can be used for large conferences, occupations, conventions, and other events where large groups of people converge in one place. Read more below.

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Safer Spaces Policy: House Model

Activists, campaigners and communities working towards social justice often share accommodation, and having a safer spaces policy for your home is an important part of creating inclusive and welcoming places.

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Welcome to the website for Safer Spaces Edinburgh.  Here you can find information about groups, venues, and events in Edinburgh which have adopted safer spaces policies; resources for implementing a safer spaces policy; and information, commentary, and debates on restorative … Continue reading

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From the Coalition for Safer Spaces: A safer space is a supportive, non-threatening environment that encourages open-mindedness, respect, a willingness to learn from others, as well as physical and mental safety. It is a space that is critical of the … Continue reading

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Safer Spaces on facebook

Now you can connect to us on facebook. Click here to check out our page, and ‘like’ us to receive updates and information on your homepage feed.

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