3/24/2013: Civil Rights In The City: Women's Voices

 

Minneapolis Civil Rights Commissioners Bernadette Casey, Marla Khan, and Danielle Shelton Walczak discuss Civil/Human Rights sheroes, the Violence Against Women Act and the education situation.  Commissioner (and KFAI volunteer) Patricia Nelson engineered the program.

 

Resources:

Minneapolis Commission on Civil Rights 

Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights

One Minneapolis: 2011 report    2012 report

St. Paul Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunity Commission

St. Paul Department of Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunity 

League of Minnesota Human Rights Commissions

Minnesota Department of Human Rights

Minnesota Human Rights Act

UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Playlist Tracks: 
Twin Cities Women's Choir - This Little Light of Mine
Album: Illuminations 2009; Label: CDBY
Destiny's Child - Independent Women, Pt. 1
Album: Survivor; Label: Sony
Vitamin String Quartet - You Oughta Know
Album: Strung Out on Jagged Little Pill: The String Quartet Tribute to Alanis Morrissette; Label: Vitamin Records
Lauryn Hill - Everything is Everything
Album: Everything Is Everything; Label: Sony EP
Mimi Jones - We Shall Overcome
Album: A New Day; Label: Hot Tone Music