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Samantha Corbin

Samantha Corbin is actions director for The Other 98% and national coordinator of the US Uncut network, as well as a non-violent direct action trainer with The Ruckus Society and a founding member of the New York Action Network. She has coordinated scores of affinity group actions including banner hangs, blockades, and street theater actions; led several large-scale actions including the 5,000-strong Powershift 2011; and developed and delivered countless trainings in creative non-violent direct action, affinity group organizing, strategic planning, scouting, and high tech action. Throughout the fall of 2011, she was organizing and training with Occupy Wall Street. Sam is based in New York City.

Contributed Modules

Principle: Use the Jedi mind trick

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June 5, 2012

The Jedi mind trick worked for Obi-Wan Kenobi, and it can work for you, too. You just have to believe in yourself, and others will, too.

Tactic: Guerrilla projection

Contributed by and
May 16, 2012

To broadcast a message; to frame an action; to rebrand a target; to entertain a crowd.