Viewing of TRAPPED - a film by Dawn Porter

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Tues, April 19, 6-9pm, 2-470 Phillips Wangensteen Bldg (515 Delaware Street SE)TRAPPED follows clinic workers and lawyers who are on the front lines of the battle to keep abortion safe and legal for millions of American women. The screening will be followed by a a Q&A session with Dr. Siri Suh, Dept. of Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies; Dr. Steve Miles, UMN Center for Bioethics; and Connie Lewis, Executive Vice President of Planned Parenthood of MN, ND, and SD. This event is hosted by the Department of Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies, and cosponsored by the University of Minnesota's Center for Bioethics and Women's Center, and NARAL Pro-Choice Minnesota. See the Facebook event.


University Affiliation: 

By supporting this event, does the University officially promote abortion and thereby express a negative judgement on its students (including those of Islamic and Christian backgrounds) who may consider it to be a wrong? Is it possible that this will affect campus climate in a negative way, leading to the alienation of religious or ethical minorities?


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