Bring the Noise: Communities of Color Speak Out Against Sexual Assault
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | July 18,2012 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join the Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault Women of Color Network in the movement to prevent sexual violence in all Maryland communities!

Featured Guest Speaker:  Loretta J. Ross. Ms. Ross will discuss how the human rights framework may be useful in ending violence against women, especially the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW). As a rape and incest survivor, she has helped organize women of color in the movement for more than three decades, starting with organizing the First Third World Women’s Conference on Violence Against Women in 1980.

Also featured at the conference, panel presentations and topical discussions on: 

        Child Sexual Abuse

        Male Victimization

        Prison Rape

        Victimization in LGBTQIA Communities

        Human Trafficking

        Prevention Strategies and more…

Admission is $10 until July 9 or $20 thereafter. Tickets can be bought online here: http://bit.ly/OAXGKM. Call 410-974-4507 for more information.


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