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"Human Rights in an Era of Uprisings and the Pandemic"

You are invited to join IAOHRA for it's first Virtual Town Hall Meeting “Human Rights in an Era of Uprisings and the Pandemic” on June 26, 2020, at 1 p.m. ET / Noon CT / 11:00 a.m. MT / 10 a.m. PT.  Hear from national experts highlighting pertinent and timely human and civil rights crises facing us today, and learn about available resources and ways you can become part of the solutions. Discussions will include those on Fair Housing; Discrimination; Hate Violence and Trends; Health and Economic Disparities; Excessive Use of Police Force, Violence and Reform; the "I Can't Breathe" Movement; Protests and What They Mean; Where Do We Go From Here; and the Charge to Human and Civil Rights Workers. We hope you can join us!


Speakers:
 

  • Derrick Johnson, National President of the NAACP

  • Dr. Camara Phyllis Jones, Radcliffe Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute of Study, Harvard University

  • Stewart Kwoh, Founder of Asian Americans Advancing Justice-LA

  • Brian Levin, Director of the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism

  • Catherine Lhamon, Chair of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

  • Lisa Rice, President of the National Fair Housing Alliance

 

Moderator:
 

  • Leon Russell, National Chair, NAACP

  • Robin Toma, IAOHRA President, Convener