Thinking about committing civil disobedience?

Those of us who can choose to get arrested or not are privileged indeed. To say the least, most of the people in the world, most of the time, are arrested involuntarily and without having planned to be arrested.

If you are thinking about participating in a protest or action in Travis County, Texas, that might include a peaceful act of civil disobedience, you may want to consider the following material.

You’ve got to know the territory
Know yourself
Know your colleagues
The things you carry
Prepare

Some of the "UT 16" with their lawyers, Fall 1987, Travis County Courthouse (now the Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse)

Some of the “UT 16” with their lawyers, Fall 1987, Travis County Courthouse, now the Heman Marion Sweatt Travis County Courthouse.