Jan 29 Panel: Making the Connections, Organizing for Change

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Making the Connections, Organizing for Change: Anti-Muslim Hate Speech, Government Policies, Police Surveillance, and Stop and Frisk

Please join our panelists:

Tuesday, January 29, 7 pm                                                                                               Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew                                                                                      236 West 86 Street at West End Ave, Manhattan (This venue is accessible.)

Last month, the Jews Against Islamophobia Coalition held the first panel in a three-part series of presentations and discussions that we hope will enable further thought, discussion, and meaningful action. We are now excited to learn together with our second panel of speakers as they address this topic.

Our speakers include individuals who have been deeply involved with these issues:

Muneer Awad, executive director                                                                                         New York Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-NY)

Alan Levine, civil rights attorney                                                                                           Author of “Unconstitutional Surveillance”

Frank Antonio Lopez, community organizer and filmmaker                                                 The Brotherhood/Sister Sol

Linda Sarsour,  representative, Muslim American Civil Liberties Coalition and director, Arab American Association of New York

Moderated by Marjorie Dove Kent, director,                                                                       Jews for Racial and Economic Justice

Subways: 1 to 86th and Broadway; B or C to 86th and Central Park West

Jews Against Islamophobia Coalition is composed of Jewish Voice for Peace, Jews for Racial and Economic Justice, and Jews Say No!

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