Sunday, July 1, 2012

PAST: PANEL: The American Islamic Congress hosts a Panel Discussion on "Martin Luther King's Civil Rights Legacy and the Middle East" this WED, Jan 23rd from 9:30am - 11:00am, Free, RSVP Requested

Martin Luther King's Civil Rights Legacy and the Middle East 
Wednesday, January 23rd
9:30am - 11:00am 
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In celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the American Islamic Congress (AIC) DC Center is holding a Panel Discussion with Zainab Al-Suwaij, Co-Founder and Executive Director, American Islamic Congress and Russell C. Campbell, Sr., Chairman, Human Rights Commission of Montgomery County, MD.  The panel will explore how lessons learned in the U.S. Civil Rights Movement may be applicable to the Middle East. Hear a first-hand account of nonviolent protest from a Civil Rights Movement veteran and explore how "The Montgomery Method" is applied to civil rights activism in the Middle East with an expert in the field.

1140 Connecticut Ave, NW - 3rd Floor
Metro: Farrugut or Dupont Circle, south exit

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