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Take on Hate

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Date(s) - 08/29/2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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University of Michigan Dearborn University Center

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Dearborn, MI

To address the rise of divisive rhetoric, attacks, and hatred, Federal and State elected officials from Michigan, local organizations4901 Evergreen Road, and local non-profits will host a Take on Hate event. The event will make clear our communities will not stand for hateful language that discriminates on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, and religion.

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Congresswoman Debbie Dingell; Congressman Dan Kildee; Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence; Congressman Andy Levin; Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin; Congresswoman Haley Stevens; Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib;

ALONG WITH:

Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist; Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson; Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel; Affirmations; Detroit Jews for Justice; Detroit Action; Latino Family Services; Detroit Justice Center; ACLU Michigan; Western Wayne County NAACP; Anti-Defamation League; Jewish Community Relations Council; Jim Toy Community Center; New American Leadership; Dearborn Area Interfaith Network; Rabbi Josh Whinston; Books for a Benefit; Alliance for Disability Awareness; American Midwest Leadership Conference; Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation; The League of Women Voters Dearborn – Dearborn Heights; National Alliance on Mental Illness – Michigan; National Action Network; Dearborn Community Center; AFSCME; Pakistan Association of America; Yemen American Benevolent Association; National Associations of Yemeni Nationals; Islamic House of Wisdom; Free Opinion Press; Leaders Advancing and Helping Communities; American Arab Chamber of Commerce; Islamic Institute of Knowledge; Arab Student Union; Islamic Institute of America; Hype Athletics Community; Islamic Institute of America; Arab American News; Islamic Center of America; Islamic Center of Detroit; ACCESS; Take on Hate Initiative; Yemeni American Chamber of Commerce; Emgage; Arab American and Chaldean Council; Bint Jebail Cultural Center

Attendees still in formation. Organizations interested in joining should contact Dingell’s Dearborn Office at 313-278-2936.

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