Medea - S Hadley MA

Here Comes Medea!!

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Please join us in welcoming Medea Benjamin as she brings us her new book, 

KINGDOM OF THE UNJUST: Behind the U.S. - SAUDI Connection.

Medea Benjamin is the co-founder of the women-led peace group CODEPINK and the co-founder of the human rights group Global Exchange. She has been an advocate for social justice for more than 40 years. Described as "one of America's most committed -- and most effective -- fighters for human rights" by New York Newsday, and "one of the high profile leaders of the peace movement" by the Los Angeles Times,MEDEA_-_cropped.jpgshe was one of 1,000 exemplary women from 140 countries nominated to receive the Nobel Peace Prize on behalf of the millions of women who do the essential work of peace worldwide. She received numerous prices, including: the Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace Prize from the Fellowship of Reconciliation, the Peace Prize by the US Peace Memorial, the Gandhi Peace Award, and the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation Award. She is a former economist and nutritionist with the United Nations and World Health Organization.

WHEN
October 18, 2016 at 7pm - 9pm
WHERE
The Odyssey Bookshop
9 College St
South Hadley, MA 01075
United States
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