No Selves To Defend: A Teach-In About Marissa Alexander & Criminalizing Women of Color For Self-Defense

Please join Chicago Alliance to Free Marissa Alexander (CAFMA) and the Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network for a teach-in about the Marissa Alexander case and others focused on women of color who have been criminalized for making self-defense claims in response to violence directed at them.

This teach-in is organized in solidarity with a call for nationwide rallies and events and other events focused on Marissa Alexander and her case.

Friday, July 11, 2014
12:30 to 4:00 p.m.
Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network
1 East Wacker Drive
Suite 1630

The Teach in is free and Lunch will be provided

Space is Limited. To RSVP please contact Anabel Perez at 312-527-0730 or at

You can download a flier for the event HERE (PDF).

Read the Incite! call to FREE MARISSA ALEXANDER for more context about this case. Learn more about the Free Marissa NOW Campaign HERE.


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