Our Partners

Communities We Work With We prioritize working with impacted communities. Inequality and injustice are the CAUSE of our current state of economic, societal and environmental downfall. Impacted communities are often “educated” about their slew of problems and given paths of charity out of poverty, but not looked to for visions, leadership and solutions; not looked […]

Training for Trainers

The Ruckus Society offers our Training for Trainers as a way to expand the skills and analysis of our current training community, bring new trainers into our network, and strengthen the training capacity of our partner organizations. Our 3-4 day Training for Trainers program is offered 1-2 times a year. Participants learn and refine skills […]

What We Do

The Ruckus Society sees itself as a toolbox of experience, training, and skills. We provide instruction on the application of tactical and strategic tools to a growing number of organizations and individuals from around the world in skill shares and trainings that are designed to move a campaign forward. We do this work in strong […]

Direct Action Training for Trainers 2007

Training for Trainers Apply Now! The Ruckus Society offers our 5 day Direct Action Training for Trainers (T4T) once a year as a way to expand the skills and analysis of our current training community, bring new trainers into our network, and strengthen the training capacity of our partner organizations. The Ruckus Society uses experiential […]

IP3 Tactics Summit

What do you get when you bring 10 years of Ruckus brand nonviolent direct action experience together with the frontlines of environmental justice to bond and put their heads together around hardcore, strategic action and tactics? One answer is the Indigenous Peoples’ Power Project (IP3) Tactics Summit!… the other will manifest in the coming season. Climate criminals, enviro-desecrationists, and human rights violators beware!

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ACT SCHOLARSHIP

Mission The Action Catalyst Toolbox (ACT) Scholarship connects organizers to the financial resources, tactical training and action strategy to evolve their local community resistance through direct action. This further empowers their work in the fight for our collective liberation. About the Action Catalyst Toolbox (ACT): Ruckus is an action catalyst with over 30 years of […]

Indigenous Peoples Power Project (IP3)

The Indigenous Peoples’ Power Project (IP3) – The Ruckus Society’s ongoing commitment to supporting the fight of Native communities for Environmental Justice, Human Rights, and Self Determination. As much as ninety percent of the world’s remaining natural resources are on indigenous peoples’ lands. The extraction of those resources promises nothing but continued genocide for native […]

2014 Year in Review

Can you hear that? It’s the drumbeat of resistance rolling outward, across the country and growing ever louder in places like Richmond, CA, Detroit, MI and New York, demanding fundamental change for our futures. Ruckus supports this rhythm with a proven track record of building trusted and equitable relationships with communities on the front lines […]