Peaceful conflict resolution focus of weekend workshop


MILLERTON— It might seem counterintuitive to practice the martial arts is search of finding peace, but according to Bill Leicht, that’s not so.

Leicht, president and founder of the nonviolence group Urban Visions, says that through aikido, one can learn how to communicate peacefully and master conflict resolution.

“If you don’t learn how to communicate nonviolently, you will probably communicate violently,” he said.

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