With the Trump administration’s full-blown war on immigrants and communities of color, what can solidarity look like between Asian Pacific Islanders and Palestinians?
Join Occupation Free DC for a conversation about the war on terror, the war on immigrants, and Asian Pacific Islander-Palestine solidarity.
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Deepa Iyer - a South Asian American activist, writer, and lawyer. Iyer’s areas of expertise include the post 9/11 America experiences of South Asian, Muslim, Arab and Sikh immigrants, national security and immigration policies, and racial equity and solidarity practices.
Miranda Mlilo - former president of University of Maryland Students for Justice in Palestine.
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