Subject: [fem-women2000 593] FIRE Webcast....against racism 3/8
From: lalamaziwa <>
Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2001 13:00:49 +0900
Seq: 593

Press Release from FIRE
URGENT, WEBCAST Marathon "Full Spectrum Against Racism" on FIRE this 

March 8 - International Women's Day.

Feminist International Radio Endeavour (FIRE) will be doing a
10 hour WEBCAST Marathon, dedicated to the struggles of women
against the racism ... FIRE is calling on women to send tapes
with spots or programs about the issues. they can be any
length of time and any format: interviews, reports, debates,
testimonies, etc. Send your contributions to: FIRE, PO BOX 239,
Ciudad Col=f3n Costa Rica or by e-mail en real audio or MP3.

Especially for the black women of the region: we can arrange
to receive collect live phone call from you so that you can
talk about the issue live that day. Given that the calls will
be to collect in Costa Rica, we cannot do it in an unlimited
fashion, so we ask you to write to us beforehand to make the
arrangements about the times of the day during the Marathon. 

Another form of participation is by sending us messages and
letters via e-mail, which can read live during the Marathon. 

FIRE=b4s marat=f3n "Full Spectrum Against the Racism" will have
the collaboration of WIN - the Women's Network of AMARC (World
Association of Community Radios) - and it forms part of the
"Voices Without Frontiers" Campaign of AMARC which will hold a
24 hour broadcast from South Africa via Internet, Satellite
and local radios world wide on March 21st. 

FIRE hopes to make a contribution so that the voices of women
speaking about the theme can be heard in the Campaign. FIRE
has already made arrangements to send some of the programs of
Full Spectrum to Voice without Frontiers for re-broadcast that

Attentively, Nancy Vargas, International Radio Feminista (FIRE). 

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