Making Contact

Making Contact – September 21, 2007

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It’s a well worn-worn path in human history. Non-traditional and
marginalized communities attacked for their lifestyles and their individual
choices – whether it’s based on sexual identity, gender equity or the quest
for collective empowerment. So how do we challenge and overcome gender and
sexual oppression?

Doctor Andrea Smith of "INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence" co-founder,
Loretta Ross, SisterSong founder, and Imani Henry, International Action
Center staff organizer spoke at the U.S. Social Forum in Atlanta, Georgia
this summer. They have some answers.

–Featuring: Suzanne Pharr, Southerners on New Ground founding member;
Doctor Andrea Smith, "INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence" co-founder;
Loretta Ross, Sister Song founder and National coordinator; Imani Henry,
International Action Center staff organizer

Senior Producer/Host: Tena Rubio
Associate Producer: Puck Lo
Interns: Samson Reiny and Joaquin Palomino