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"Stop Africom" The New U.S. Military Command for Africa
Date Wednesday April 08
Time 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location Details
La Pena Cultural Center
3105 Shattuck Avenue in Berkeley
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorNunu Kidane
The new U.S. Military Command for Africa threatens to escalate the militarization of all aspects of U.S. policy towards Africa. Come learn what the Africa Command is all about, what’s at stake, and how we can stop it.

Multimedia presentations and speakers:

Daniel Volman, Director African Security Research Project
Washington D.C.
Dr. Amina Mama, Nigerian Distinguished Professor of Ethnic Studies
Mills College

Light snacks and refreshments available. This is a free event, open to the public.

Sponsoring organizations: Africa Action, American Friends Service Committee (AFSC), Black Alliance for Just Immigration (BAJI), Black Women Stirring the Waters, Global Exchange, Justice In Nigeria Now (JINN), KPFA Radio’s Africa Today, War Times, Women of Color Resource Center (WCRC), United for Peace & Justice (UFPJ) Bay Area, Vukani Mawethu Choir

*For tabling opportunities, contact Priority Africa Network at Tel: (510) 238 8080
ext. 309 or email us at PriorityAfrica [at]
Added to the calendar on Thursday Feb 26th, 2009 8:10 AM

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