CONQUERING HATE TOGETHER-THE POWER OF OUR VOICES

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When:
November 14, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2017-11-14T18:00:00-05:00
2017-11-14T20:00:00-05:00
Where:
Helen Marshall Cultural Center Queens Borough Hall
120-55 Queens Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11424
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
718-286-6413
CONQUERING HATE TOGETHER-THE POWER OF OUR VOICES @ Helen Marshall Cultural Center Queens Borough Hall | New York | United States

Queens County District Attorney Richard A. Brown and Queens Borough President Melinda Katz invite you to this special forum on hate crimes.

The special guest speakers will be Judy and Dennis Shepard. Nineteen years after their son Matthew was murdered, the Shepards stand stronger than ever as they help lead the fight against hate crimes.

Additional speakers include:

• Joselo Lucero, Activist and brother of Marcelo Lucero, killed in a hate crime
• Afaf Nasher, Esq., Executive Director, CAIR-NY (NY chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations)
• Anita Nagel Weisbord, Holocaust Survivor, Volunteer – Kupferberg Holocaust Center, Queensborough
Community College
• Andrew Jackson, (Sekou Molefi Baako), Queens Library Board of Trustees and Executive Director Emeritus
Langston Hughes Community Library and Cultural Center, Queens Library

Those who wish to attend this free event should RSVP by emailing hcforum@queensda.org or calling 718-286-6413

 
 
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