A Feminist Survival Guide to Seattle
Join the Pacific NW Alliance to Free Marissa Alexander in dropping a banner over the Madison Street overpass to demand an end to violence against women and a pardon for Ms. Alexander, found guilty of assault for attempting to defend herself against her abusive husband. Alexander, an African American mother living in Florida, fired a warning shot to back off her attacker. Though no one was hurt, she was denied a “stand your ground defense” and sentenced to 20 years.
When: Monday, October 29, 7:00-8:30am
Where: Madison St. overpass of I-5 in downtown Seattle.