FirstU Human Rights Task Force Co-Sponsors Hate-Group Program with YWCA

hate-groups

First Unitarian Church’s new Human Rights Task Force has agreed to co-sponsor “How to Challenge Resurgent Hate Groups,” a January 30 program being presented by YWCA Delaware. 
Join YWCA Delaware for a special Investor’s Cabinet event, where a dynamic panel will lead a discussion on how to challenge the rise of hate groups while keeping our basic freedoms intact. Panel includes eyewitnesses to the hate marches in Charlottesville and diverse perspectives from activists, constitutional law scholars and religious leaders.

Where?
Theatre N at Nemours
1007 N. Orange Street 
Wilmington, DE 19801

When?
Tuesday, January 30
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Cost?
$17 per person
Register here
[Limited free tickets are available. Email Jeff Lott for details. Admission is free for YWCA Investor’s Cabinet Members.]

Panelists:
Erin Daly, Esq. is Professor of Law and co-founder of Dignity Rights Project at Delaware Law School, & has worked internationally on the “right to dignity” and on reconciliation after political upheavals.

Daryle Lamont Jenkins was an eyewitness to the “Alt-Right” rally in Charlottesville, and founder of One People’s Project that tracks and reports on far-Right groups.

Rabbi Malkah Binah Klein traveled to Charlottesville during the demonstrations as part of a delegation of rabbis from T’ruah: The Rabbinic Call for Human Rights. 

Claire Rasmussen, PhD teaches political theory and public law at University of Delaware; her research examines the political and cultural construction of identity, which includes the study of hate groups. 

Other details?
Convenient parking options include street parking and discounted $2 parking at the Park BPG Garage (1101 N Orange St, bring ticket inside for validation). Price of admission includes light refreshments.

Co-sponsored by Congregation Beth Emeth, First Unitarian Church Human Rights Task Force, Islamic Society of Delaware, Food Not Bombs NCCo, Siegel JCC, Zakat Foundation

Contact?
YWCA Delaware
302-655-0039
rsvp@ywcade.org

 

 

 

Your comments are welcome. First-time comments will be held for moderation by the webmaster.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s