Rep. Ellison On Protecting Women’s Rights In An Age Of Extremism By Michael McIntee | June 22, 2011 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on Minnesota Subscribe to Minnesota Follow this author Video By Grace Kelly A panel discusses “Protecting Women’s Rights in an Age of Extremism” in a community forum hosted by Congressman Keith Ellison. From the Minnesota legislature, Representative Marion Greene and Former State Senator Tarryl Clark discuss women as candidates. Tim Stanley from Planned Parenthood and Fartun Weli from the Somali culture discuss women’s health concerns. Susy Bates from Women Winning discusses recruiting women to run for office. The audience comments in a community forum with Congressman Keith Ellison, “Protecting Women’s Rights in an Age of Extremism”. Comments range on topics like experience in other countries, collective bargaining rights, budget impacts, religious beliefs and electing more women. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.