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Teach In: Resisting a Muslim Registry

  • Westmoreland Congregational UCC 1 Westmoreland Circle Bethesda, MD 20816 USA (map)

Concerned about efforts to target and profile communities of color, especially Muslims? Join a teach-in on Saturday, January 14 in the Westmoreland Parlor to learn about the domestic war on terror, the local and federal efforts that could threaten and undermine the rights of Muslim communities in our area, and to identify solidarity activities and next steps.

The teach-in will be led by Dr. Maha Hilal, Executive Director of the National Coalition to Protect Civil Freedoms, Deepa Iyer (Senior Fellow at the Center for Social Inclusion and author of We Too Sing America), and Arjun Sethi (Civil Rights Columnist & Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center).

Donations will be accepted at the meeting.

Co-Sponsored by: Showing Up for Racial Justice, Montgomery County (SURJ MoCo), Montgomery County Civil Rights Coalition, DC Muslims for Justice Coalition, National Coalition to Protect Civil Freedoms, Defending Dissent Foundation

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