Virtual Town Hall on Responding to Violence and Harassment Against Asian Americans

april 2021

thu01apr6:00 pmVirtual Town Hall on Responding to Violence and Harassment Against Asian Americans

Event Details

Please join Dean Crowell, together with the Asian American Law Students Association and Council Member Margaret Chin, at a Town Hall this Thursday, April 1. We will discuss acts of violence against Asian Americans in both recent and historical context and offer support and a framework for leadership, advocacy, and action.

Council Member Chin is the representative for District 1, Lower Manhattan. She is also Chair of the Council’s Committee on Aging and a member of the Committees on Consumer Affairs and Business Licensing; Housing and Buildings; Rules, Privileges, and Elections; Standards and Ethics; and Youth Services. She proudly co-chairs the Women’s Caucus and is a founding member of the Progressive Caucus and a member of the Black, Latino, and Asian Caucus. 

For over a decade, Council Member Chin worked at Asian Americans for Equality (AAFE), an organization that she helped to form when she was in college. At AAFE, she fought for affordable housing, as well equal opportunities for immigrant families. Before taking office, she successfully fought to get bilingual ballots for the Asian community.

DATE
Thursday, April 1, 2021 

TIME
6:00 p.m. EDT

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