CAIR-SFBA Co-Sponsors “Unheard Voices of 9/11”
Community members and advocates to gather and testify about the impact of 9/11 on the rights and liberties of Arabs, Muslims, Sikhs and South Asians.
(Aug 23, 2011 - Mountain View, CA)
DATE: August 27, 2011
LOCATION: Mountain View Senior Center
266 Escuela Avenue
As we approach the 10th anniversary of 9/11, please join the Sikh Coalition for an important community hearing next Saturday.
Community members and advocates will gather and testify about their experiences with post-9/11 discrimination, including hate crimes, job discrimination, school bullying, border searches, airport profiling, immigration and naturalization delays, and the like.
Learn about the impact of 9/11 on the rights and liberties of Arabs, Muslims, Sikhs and South Asians.
Congressman Michael Honda
Assembly Member Paul Fong
San Jose Council Member Ash Kalra
San Jose Police Chief Chris Moore
Commissioner Nitasha Sawhney, California Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs
Veena Dubal, Staff Attorney, Asian Law Caucus
Amardeep Singh, Program Director, Sikh Coalition
Zahra Billoo, Executive Director, Council on American Islamic Relations – SFBA
American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee
Arab Cultural and Community Center
Alliance of South Asians Taking Action
Asian Law Caucus
Council on American Islamic Relations – SFBA
South Asian Americans Leading Together
The Sikh Coalition
ACLU of Northern California
Asian American Justice Center
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