Separate Is Never Equal: Stories from South Africa and Palestine

November 20, 2008, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Chao Auditorium, Ekstrom Library, University of Louisville
Sponsored by: Louis D. Brandeis School of Law and several other UofL and community sponsors
Kalandia checkpoint near the West Bank town of Ramallah

This program is co-sponsored by the Law School's Diversity Committee and is part of the Diversity Forum Series. Professor Cedric Powell will serve as moderator.


University of Louisville Sponsors:

Louis D. Brandeis School of Law Diversity Committee | Departments of Pan-African Studies, Women's and Gender Studies & Anthropology | Minor in Social Change, Commision on the Status of Women - Women and Global Issues Committee, Office of Diversity and Outreach | Muslim Student Association | Commission on Diversity and Racial Equality (CODRE)

Louisville Community Sponsors:

Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research | The United Nations Association | Committee for Peace in the Middle East | Fellowship of Reconciliation | Committee for Israeli and Palestinian States | The Ramallah Club

Speaker Bios

Doctor Diana Buttu holds a law degree from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario and a Ph.D. from Stanford University. She was a legal advisor to the Palestinian Liberation Organization on negotiations with Israel.

Reverend Eddie Makue is the General Secretary of the South African Council of Churches. He has been an activist in the struggle for South African civil rights since 1982.