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Title: Oakland: Confronting the global rape crisis
START DATE: Wednesday March 13
TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details:
Oakland,
Laney College Art Center room 110,
900 Fallon Street

http://www.laney.edu/wp/campus-map-directions/

https://maps.google.com/?q=900+Fallon+Street,+Oakland,+CA,+,+us
Event Type: Speaker
Contact NameInternational Socialist Organization
Email Addresslaney [at] norcalsocialism.org
Phone Number
Address
The December 16 gang rape and beating death of a 23-year-old student in Delhi, India, sparked sustained and angry protests around the world.

A video of young men in Steubenville, Ohio, joking about the gang rape of a 16-year-old girl made international news when it was shared January 2 by Anonymous.

200 people marched through San Francisco Mission district January 11 in solidarity with many women who were sexually assaulted in the neighborhood over last year.

Join a discussion about the global rape crisis and how to confront it.

Featuring Deepa Kumar, author of Islamophobia and the politics of empire.



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