Workshop Series: Hearing Their Voices – Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center

When:
March 2, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2018-03-02T16:00:00-06:00
2018-03-02T18:00:00-06:00
Where:
Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center
2300 15th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55404
USA

Hearing Their Voices: The Persistence of Violence Against Native American Women and Girls is a series of workshops led by Patina Park, J.D. Executive Director, Minnesota Indian Women’s Resource Center. All workshops are free of charge.

Dates:
February 1, 2018 Colonization to Reservation
March 2, 2018 Allotment to Indian Reorganization Act
April 2, 2018 Termination to Self-determination
May 3, 2018 The 21st Century. Where do we go from here?

Series Objectives:
• Gain an understanding of the historical experience of colonization and its impact on violence against Indigenous women and girls
• Learn the jurisdictional challenges that exist in Indian Country based on court decisions and federal law grounded in genocide or erasure of Indigenous peoples
• Identify solutions to the legal jurisdictional problems

To Register:
Jo Lightfeather – jlightfeather@miwrc.org, 612.728.2031
Randy Vickers – rvickers@miwrc.org, 612.728.2029

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