Truth Telling in the Age of Climate Disruption: A conversation of seriously committed womyn activists.
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About The Event
Fellow Phyllis Bennis directs the New Internationalism Project at IPS, focusing on Middle East, U.S. wars and UN issues. In 2001 she helped found and remains active with the U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights. She works with many anti-war organizations, writing and speaking widely across the U.S. and around the world as part of the global peace movement.
Dr. Corrine Sanchez, Tewah Towah from San Ildefonso Pueblo, NM is Director of Tewa Women United and former Program Manager of TWU’s V.O.I.C.E.S. Program, a cultural and linguistic-based model for responding and intervening to sexual violence in Indian Country for child, youth and adult survivors.
Join us Sunday, June 2nd from 4:30 - 6PM at the Santa Fe home of Leslie LaKind for the next in our "Truth Telling in the Age of Climate Disruption" speakers series, an evening with Phyllis Bennis and Corrine Chavez.
Phyllis has served as an informal adviser to several top UN officials on Middle East issues and was twice short-listed to become the UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.
Phyllis has written and edited eleven books. Among her latest is Understanding ISIS & the New Global War on Terror: A Primer, as well as the just-published 7th updated edition of her popular Understanding the Palestinian-Israeli Conflict. She has also written Before & After: US Foreign Policy and the War on Terror and Challenging Empire: How People, Governments and the UN Defy U.S. Power.