Whether you are at the Dakota Access Pipeline or in your hometown, it’s important to know how to stay safe and how to come prepared while you are protesting. This infographic, created by our field team, outlines the basics.

Want to learn more? Head over to our Facebook Live segment with Mic to see equipment demonstrations and hear quick tips from members of our tactical safety team.

You also can get regular updates on resources, tool kits and more tips by following Amnesty International USA on Facebook.

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