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Women's Human Rights Film Series: "Forbidden Voices"

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Join us Mon., Mar. 10 for a screening of the film "Forbidden Voices." This event is brought to you by The Friends of The St. Paul Public Library and The Advocates for Human Rights, and is co-sponsored by the Friends of the Hennepin County Library.

Date: Monday, March 10
Time: 6:30 p.m. (Please note early start time.)
Location:Hennepin County Library - Minneapolis Central
Pohlad Hall, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

Their voices are suppressed, prohibited and censored, but world-famous bloggers Yoani Sánchez, Zeng Jinyan, and Farnaz Seifi are not frightened of their dictatorial regimes. These fearless women stand for a new, networked generation of modern rebels in Cuba, China, and Iran as they use social media to denounce the violations of human rights and freedom of speech in their countries.

Please contact Mary O'Brien, mobrien@advrights.org, with any questions.