Town Hall Forum on genocide in Darfur is Sunday
Please join the Genocide Intervention Network-Minnesota at a Town Hall Forum on Darfur. The event will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 11, at Plymouth Congregational Church, 1900 Nicollet Ave., in Minneapolis.
This forum will feature U.S. Reps. Keith Ellison and Tim Walz, and U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar speaking about both state and federal initiatives. The program includes a briefing by Dr. Michael Barnett, Humphrey Institute scholar on genocide and former Fellow of the Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs at the U.S. mission to the United Nations.
This event, free and open to the public, is organized by the Minnesota Interfaith Darfur Coalition and is co-sponsored by the Genocide Intervention Network and other human rights organizations, synagogues, churches and universities.
The Genocide Intervention Network is an organization with a mission to empower individuals and communities with the tools to prevent and stop genocide.
Use these links for more information:
- Genocide Intervention Network Web site (the national organization)
- Minnesota Genocide Intervention Network Web site (the state organization)
- E-mail Jenny Le, St. Thomas chapter president
- E-mail Dr. Ellen Kennedy, state coordinator