International Day of Nonviolence


International Day of Non-Violence is marked on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence. ( Equality for HER asks you to #choosepeace in honor of International Day of Non-Violence.

Figures like Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr, and many more have used civil disobedience as a mechanism for change. Nonviolent direct action maintains the moral high ground and is the truly human way to fight.