Join us on Sunday, October 16th at 11 AM to Organize and Vote Against Hate. Guest Speakers include Linda Sarsour and Mohammed Soltan. Brunch will be served.
Linda Sarsour is a working woman, racial justice and civil rights activist, every Islamopobe's worst nightmare, and mother of three. Ambitious, outspoken, and independent, Linda shatters stereotypes of Muslim women while also treasuring her religious and ethnic heritage. She is a Palestinian Muslim American and a self-proclaimed "pure New Yorker, born and raised in Brooklyn!" She is the Executive Director of the Arab American Association of New York and co-founder of the first Muslim Online organization platform, MPOWER Change. Linda has been at the forefront of major civil rights campaigns including calling for an end to unwarranted surveillance of New York's Muslim communities and ending police policies like stop and frisk. She is a member of the Justice League NYC, leading NYC force of activists, formerly incarcerated individuals, and artists working to reform the New York Police Department and the criminal justice system.
Mohamed Soltan is an Egyptian American and political activist who was imprisoned in Egypt after demonstrating against General Sisi's regime, and after a record-breaking hunger strike, and international pressure President Obama intervened on his behalf and he was subsequently deported. He is an OSU graduate and a former president of the Muslim Students' Association at the Ohio State University. He is one of the mostdynamic and popular young leaders and speakers across the country.