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Treatment of Women, Tuesday, October 13th, 11:45am – 1:00pm, Trailside Center, 4700 Dublin Ave, Midland.

Why I Believe the Mistreatment of Women is the Number One Human Rights Abuse
With his signature resolve, former U.S. President Jimmy Carter dives into three unexpected reasons why the mistreatment of women and girls continues in so many manifestations in so many parts of the world, both developed and developing.  The final reason he give?  “In general, men don’t give a damn.”

The nonprofit TED, offers knowledge and inspiration from the world’s foremost thinkers in video presentations online for free.  Join educator Tom Lowrey on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of each month during lunch to watch a TED talk (typically 10-20 minutes each) and participate in a lively discussion about the ideas presented.

Call ahead to reserve your spot and register for lunch at 633-3700.  Aim to arrive by 11:30am in Trailside and after your table is called, take your lunch into Room 160.  Lunches are by donation to those over 60, or $5 for those under 60.