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The Gendered Impact of US Sanctions

Opposing Sanctions from a Feminist Imperative

16 Jun 2020

Join CODEPINK, FEMENA, and Sanctions Kill for a critical online discussion on how economic sanctions have contributed to the reversal of women's economic and social gains and impeded their progress in Iraq, North Korea, Iran, and Venezuela.

Speakers include:

  • Nadje Al-Ali, Professor of Anthropology and Middle East Studies, Brown University
  • Suzy Kim, Professor of Modern Korea, Rutgers University
  • Azadeh Moaveni, Author & Director of Gender Project, International Crisis. Group
  • Lilia Ramirez, Researcher & Professor of Media, Political Power & Participatory Democracy, Institute of Advanced Studies
  • Moderated by Medea Benjamin, Co-founder, CODEPINK & Sussan Tahmasebi, Executive Director, FEMENA.