Rising Above Hate and Combating Systemic Discrimination
As part of the upcoming convention in Anaheim, California, please join the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) for its civil rights panel, “Rising Above Hate and Combating Systemic Discrimination.” The panelists will discuss the Arab/Muslim Ban, immigration, and other policies impacting our community. The panel will be held from 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM on Saturday, October 13, 2018. The ADC convention will take place October 12 – 13, 2018.
Presenting on the session will be Ms. Ramla Sahid, founder and executive director of the Partnership for the Advancement of New Americans; Mr. Mohammad Tajsar, Staff Attorney at the ACLU of Southern California; and Dr. Asla Bâli, Professor of Law at the UCLA School of Law and Director of the Promise Institute for Human Rights. Each of the presenters brings a unique perspective and experiences to the conversation. Bios of the presenters are listed below.
The session will be part of the ADC National Convention, which will be held October 12-13, 2018 in Anaheim, California. This session will be hosted on the afternoon of Saturday October 13.
To register for the Convention click here. Registration provides access to all panels, and the Saturday Evening Gala.