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Parallel Liberation Struggles: Lessons in Resistance Conference

  • Keller Hall 200 Union Street Southeast Minneapolis, MN, 55455 United States (map)

Registration is 9:30am - Lunch will be provided

People under oppression suffer from three types of violence (Johan Galtung): Structural violence, Direct violence, Cultural violence, as in Genocide, Apartheid, Ethnic Cleansing (Raphael Lemkin).

Join us as we (1) commemorate the 100-year Palestinian resistance to Israel's settler-colonial project and (2) explore the similarities in violence used against Palestinians, African Americans, and Native Americans and their methods of resistance.

Speakers: Phillip Weiss (Mondoweiss.net)

Nadia Ben-Youssef (Adalah Justice Project)

Jennifer Bing (AFSC, No Way to Treat a Child)

Dhoruba bin Wahd (Black Panthers)

Alan O. Gross (American Indian Movement)

Erika Levy (Jewish Voice for Peace)

Conference is free and open to the public.

Advanced registration is requested: mn.breakthebonds.org

Sponsoring Organizations: MN Break the Bonds Campaign, Women Against Military Madness, Anti-War Committee, Middle East Peace Now, Jewish Voices for Peace-TC, National Lawyers Guild, American Muslims for Palestine, Students for Justice in Palestine, Minnesotans Against Islamphobia, Socialist Action.

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