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Racism & Islamophobia at Cal - How Should We Respond? -- w Prof. Hatem Bazian

Date:
Tuesday, December 02, 2008
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Event Type:
Teach-In
Organizer/Author:
BSTW, SJP & MSA
Location Details:
141 Gianinni Hall

(Gianinni Hall is in the northwest quadrant of the main campus
south of Hearst Avenue, on a little hill with a small group of older
buildings; it's southeast of the Tollman Hall highrise; or northwest
of Moffit Undergraduate Library.)

UC Berkeley
Berkeley, CA

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RACISM & ISLAMOPHOBIA AT CAL: HOW SHOULD WE RESPOND?

Prof. Hatem Bazian & speakers from BSTW, SJP & MSA

Tuesday, Dec 2nd, 2008

7:00pm

141 Gianinni, UC Berkeley

(Gianinni Hall is in the northwest quadrant of the main campus
south of Hearst Avenue, on a little hill with a small group of older
buildings; it's southeast of the Tollman Hall highrise; or northwest
of Moffit Undergraduate Library.)


Arabs and Muslim students at Cal have been the subject of a string of racist & Islamophobic incidents at UCB this semester, culminating in a violent assault on three Palestinian students two weeks ago.

And following the election of Barack Obama, racism against African-Americans and other minorities has increased sharply nationwide.

Come to a teach-in on racism and Islamophobia next Tuesday, December 2nd to hear more about these attacks, the link to U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East and how we can organize to fight back.

Organized by Berkeley Stop the War,
Students for Justice in Palestine,
& the Muslim Students Association

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