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An Evening with MEDEA BENJAMIN
Date Sunday November 13
Time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
BORTIN HALL, Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church,
55 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorMt. Diablo Peace & Justice Center
Emailmargli [at] ourpeacecenter.org
Phone925-933-7850
Medea Benjamin is the co-founder of the women-led peace group CODEPINK and the co-founder of the human rights group Global Exchange. She has been an advocate for social justice for more than 40 years. Described as "one of America's most committed -- and most effective -- fighters for human rights" by New York Newsday, and "one of the high profile leaders of the peace movement" by the Los Angeles Times, she was one of 1,000 exemplary women from 140 countries nominated to receive the Nobel Peace Prize on behalf of the millions of women who do the essential work of peace worldwide.

At this event she will discuss her latest book:
Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the U.S.-Saudi Connection.
Co-sponsored by Friendly Favors
Tickets: $10 in advance / $15 at the door.
FREE for Students / Half price for MTDPC Members.
PRE-REGISTER at link
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Added to the calendar on Sunday Nov 6th, 2016 8:15 AM

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