Anti-repression Relational Security

Relational Security and Healing

Something we often don’t think or talk about as a part of security but is a central part of reducing the risks from  disruptive behavior is healing and repairing harm that has been done. It is important to recognize this […]

Anti-repression Relational Security

Relational Security and Prevention

A central part of relational security is that relationships are the building blocks for organizations and projects, and that practices that keep them healthy and resilient do the same for our organizations and projects. Disruptive people, actions, and relational divides […]

Anti-repression Relational Security

Relational Security and Oppressive Power

Oppressive Power is a set of power dynamics that arise from the white hetero patriarchal capitalism that structures society today. This power shows up in our organizing and communities through different disruptive and problematic behaviors and actions. These behaviors don’t […]

Anti-repression Relational Security

Relational Security: An overview

In 2016 a group of mostly trans and cis women, nonbinary and queer folks developed a series of trainings around the concept of community self-defense. The last of these trainings was about a concept the group called “relational security”. The […]