Public Forum: Repression and Resistance in Myanmar/Burma
Tuesday April 15, 6:30pm
Red & Orange Rooms, Multicultural Hub, 506 Elizabeth Street (opposite the Queen Victoria Market), Melbourne
Jed Din, Victorian Myanmar Youth
Allen Jennings, Green Left journalist
Ronan Lee, International State Crime Initiative (SCI), author of ""Myanmar's Rohingya Genocide - identity, history & hate speech
RAC will hold a speak out over the death of 32 year old Rajeev Rajendran on Manus Island. Stalls from 6.30pm, Evolens projections on the corner of Swanston & Bourke Sts will start from 7.30pm.
speakers include Aran Mylvaganam - Tamil Refugee Council
Rajeev Rajendran, a Tamil refugee was found hanging next to the Lorengau hospital kitchen in the early hours of Monday, 2 October. His death is the sixth on Manus and the second suicide on Manus in less than two months.