KARAMAH Executive Director to Speak at Advancing Justice Conference
September 25, 2014
The Advancing Justice Conference is the largest national conference focusing on civil and social justice issues impacting Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. Advancing Justice began the conference six years ago to provide a meeting forum where the AAPI community and allies could strategize and mobilize to make lasting impact on important issues. Each year, the conference showcases the leading voices in the AAPI and racial justice movement. Speakers have included: Kiran Ahuja, the Honorable Denny Chin, Rep. Judy Chu, Sen. Dick Durbin, Rep. Mike Honda, Harold Koh, Norman Y. Mineta, Tom Perez, Ai-jen Poo, Gautam Raghavan, Jose Antonio Vargas, Angry Asian Man’s Phil Yu, and many more leaders from the government, the civil rights movement and the media. KARAMAH Executive Director Aisha Rahman will be presenting on a panel, “Standing Up Against Islamophobia: Working in Solidarity to Challenge Discrimination Against American Muslims.” Learn more here.