"Challenging Islamophobia" a POCcupy Workshop
The Education & Research Subcommittee of POCcupy has organized this workshop, which was officially endorsed through full consensus on 11/06/11
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 12 at 4pm
WHERE: 60 Wall St, NYC (The Atrium)
In this workshop, we will look at what Islamophobia is and the intersections amongst Islamophobia, racism and xenophobia; how young people are organizing to challenge Islamophobia; the role of faith identities and religiosity in our organizing; and examples of being an ally in the movement to challenge Islamophobia.
Facilitated by Dinu Ahmed and Donna Nevel of Women Against Islamophobia and Racism (WAIR): http://wairwomen.wordpress.com/