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Dances For Solidarity: for women and girls

2 weeks 6 days ago
On Wednesday, June 14th, Dances for Solidarity- an ongoing project led by dance artist Sarah Dahnke in collaboration with other dancers, choreographers, artists, and socially conscious individuals- hosted an evening of performances and panel discussion on women's issues as they relate to incarceration and reentry.
WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views

Colette Pichon Battle: Title VI and Environmental Justice

1 month 1 week ago
Collette Pichon-Battle, director of the U.S. Human Rights Network. Former Gulf Coast Center for Law and Policy. Immigration Attorney by practice. Tulane Environmental Law Summit. Saturday, March 11, 2017. The focus of the panel from which this was taken was how environmental justice cases are transforming into civil rights issues, becoming one in the same. We will also discuss how that has and will continue to affect title VI.
Theo Hilton

Symbols & Systems Worth of our People: Forum #1

1 month 2 weeks ago
On Monday June 5th, organizers and educators of the New Orleans Peoples Assembly and Take Em Down NOLA led a panel discussion at Justice and Beyond forum, speaking to a packed room about the newly adopted peoples fight back agenda and Take em Down NOLA-led demand that working peoples' voices be heard in the repurposing of the now vacant white supremacist spaces. Successful in coordinating hundreds of organizations and thousands of individuals to support removal of four racist statues, leaders of these groups will shift the dialogue to changing systems of racial, gender, and class oppression.
WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views

Kristen Crain of JRSC on NOLA Criminal Justice System's Neglect of Sexual Assault Cases

1 month 3 weeks ago
12m30s Judicial Reforms For Sex Crimes (JSRC) is a coalition of survivors of sexual violence and their supporters who are focused on collecting data on New Orleans' criminal justice system's neglect of of sex crimes. To follow up after a press conference they held last Friday on the steps of the DA's office, Kristen Crain of JSRC is speaking to us at WTUL News and Views.
WTUL News & Views

This Week in Palestine, May 5, 2017

2 months 2 weeks ago
Ex-Palestinian political detainee dies this week due to hunger strike as more political detainees join the protest, in the meantime US President Trump promise this week to push the stalled peace process forward. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned.

Free Yeimi Galindo Madrid: Marching on May Day for Sanctuary for All

2 months 3 weeks ago
On Monday, May 1st, organizers for New Orleans' Center for Racial Justice's Congress of Day Laborers/Congreso del Jornaleros, STAND With Dignity, and other faith, labor, and community allies marched to call for freedom, jobs, justice, and sanctuary for all. The March stopped in front of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) building to submit an application for the release of Ms. Yeimi Galindo Madrid, who is currently held in Immigration Detention Facility away from her two young daughters.
WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views

This Week in Palestine, April 21, 2017

3 months ago
Hundreds of Palestinian political detainees held by Israel announce this week an open ended hunger strike, meanwhile Israeli troops kill a Palestinian man during a West Bank attack.
23 minutes 55 seconds ago
SF Bay Area Independent Media Center (Indybay) Newswire (audio)
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