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MEDEA BENJAMIN, AUTHOR/ACTIVIST

November 13, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A CENTER FORUM EVENTmedea-benjamin-head-shot

Speaking on her latest book:

Kingdom of the Unjust:

Behind the U.S.-Saudi Connection

OR Book Going Rouge

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 She is the author of nine books, including Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control and her articles appear regularly in outlets such as The Huffington Post, CommonDreams, Alternet, The Other Words and TeleSUR.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 13th

6 PM Potluck / 7 PM Presentation

BORTIN HALL, Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church

55 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek

Tickets: $10 in advance / $15 at the door.

FREE for Students / Half price for MTDPC Members.

More info call (925) 933-7850

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Details

Date:
November 13, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Organizer

Margli Auclair
Phone:
9259337850
Email:
margli@ourpeacecenter.org

Venue

MDUUC Bortin Hall
55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 United States
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Phone:
925-933-7850

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