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Friday, June 19 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
Women of Color Resist Police Violence

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The national conversation around police profiling and violence which erupted in the last year has featured an unprecedented explosion of media highlighting the experiences of Black women and women of color - queer and not queer, trans and not trans - with profiling and police brutality. Drawing on participants’ expertise, we will surface ways policing targets women of color, survey media that raises the visibility of our experiences, and collectively develop strategies to center Black women and women of color's stories, voices and analyses!

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Andrea Ritchie

Soros Justice Fellow
Andrea Ritchie has been organizing around policing of women of color - queer & not queer, trans & not trans - for as long as she can remember. Over the past 5 years she helped found & lead Streetwise and Safe, and has played a leadership role in INCITE!’s work on policing since 2003.


Friday June 19, 2015 11:00am - 12:30pm
State Hall: Room 137