Unheard Voices of 9/11 Hearing

Date: Saturday, August 20, 2011

Time: 1PM to 4PM

Place: 25 West 43rd Street, 19th Floor
between 5th & 6th Avenues, Manhattan
 

As the 10-year anniversary of September 11th approaches, join us at a community hearing in to discuss and learn about the impact of 9/11 on the Muslim, Arab, Sikh, and South Asian communities in New York City.

Speakers Include:

Eric Treene, Special Counsel, Civil Rights Division, United States Department of Justice

Council Member Daniel Dromm, Chair, New York City Council Immigration Committee

Rudolph Pyatt, Deputy General 

Counsel, New York City Human Rights Commission

Professor Smita Narula, Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, New York University Law School

Pardiss Kebriaei, Staff Attorney, Center for Constitutional Rights

Amardeep Singh, Program Director, Sikh Coalition

Linda Sarsour, Advocacy and Civic Engagement Coordinator, National Network for Arab American Communities

Udai Tambar, Executive Director, South Asian Youth Action

The Reverend Chloe Breyer, Interfaith Center of New York

Co-Sponsors:

  • American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee

  • Arab American Association of New York

  • Asian American / Asian Research Institute - CUNY (Organizer)

  • Association of American Muslim Lawyers

  • Center for Constitutional Rights

  • Center of Human Rights and Global Justice, New York University Law School

  • Interfaith Center of New York

  • The Interfaith Alliance

  • Muslim Advocates

  • Muslim Consultative Network

  • Muslim American Civil Liberties Coalition

  • South Asian Americans Leading Together

  • South Asian Youth Action

  • The Sikh Coalition (Organizer)

Endorsers:

  • Asian American Justice Center

  • UNITED SIKHS

 

 

 


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