Ohio Democracy Protection Training
We need faith leaders to be on call to help defuse tense situations and keep the peace, in early voting and on Election Day.
De-escalation Guidance for Poll Workers
Poll workers are the backbone of our democracy and can play a key role in preventing, mitigating, and de-escalating potential tensions during the voting process. Planning and training can help create the conditions to minimize disturbances and distractions on Election Day and safely de-escalate disruptions.
Guidelines for Law Enforcement
A resource to help law enforcement plan how to de-escalate situations at public meetings, also applicable to polling locations
Rapid Response 101 slides
Learn what political violence is and how to respond to it in a timely way.
Learn key challenges when discussing democracy and how people of faith can speak in compelling ways to strengthen our elections.