5th Anniversary of the Rojava Revolution: Ann Arbor Celebration

Date: 
Wed, Jul 19, 2017 - 5:00pm to 8:30pm

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July 19, 2017 marks the fifth anniversary of the "formal" beginning of the Rojava Revolution. Join us for a solidarity demonstration, sharing of literature, a film screening, and discussion! Learn about this feminist, ecological, directly democratic experiment in a confederated autonomous region of three million people, also fighting ISIS and Assad, and celebrate five years of revolution.

Schedule:

-5 pm to 6 pm: Solidarity demonstration and literature distribution outside the Ann Arbor District Library in downtown
-6 pm to 610 pm: Move to AADL Freespace on the third floor of the library
-610 pm to 630 pm: Intro to Rojava
-630 pm to 730 pm: Screening of the roughly hour-long documentary "Kurdistan: Women at War"
-730 pm to 830 pm: Discussion

As they proclaim in Rojava: "Jin! Jiyan! Azadi!" (Women! Life! Freedom!)

For more on Rojava, see http://www.supportrojava.org/

https://www.facebook.com/events/114556949161729/

Location: 
Ann Arbor District Library
Address: 
343 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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