This podcast is a recording from "When Coming Out Is a Death Sentence: Policy Strategies to Address the Persecution of Women & LGBT Persons Under ISIS and in Iraq," a discussion held at the CUNY School of Law.
Yanar Mohammed - Director, the Organization for Women's Freedom in Iraq (OWFI), www.owfi.info/
Yifat Susskind - Executive Director, MADRE, www.madre.org/
Majid - Iraqi Human Rights Activist
Amir Ashour - Iraqi LGBT Rights Activist, Founder of IraQueer, iraqueer.org
Lisa Davis - Clinical Professor of Law, CUNY Law School
Moderated by: Jessica Stern - Executive Director, OutRight Action International
You can read more by visiting OutRight's website:
"A Conversation About Human Rights Abuses in Iraq Under ISIS"
"Exposing Persecution of LGBT Individuals in Iraq"
"First-Ever U.N. Security Council Briefing on Violence Against LGBTI People: Focus on ISIS in Iraq and Syria"
Recording and Production - M.J. Moneymaker
Editing - Flora Wolpert Checknoff
Intro/Outro Voiceover - Indraja Saroha
Published on May 13, 2016 | OutRight Action International an LGBT human rights organization