120-55 Queens Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11424
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
• 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 718-286-6413