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This is America: Civil Rights & the South Asian Community in 2019

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019
  • 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • O'Melveny & Myers, 1625 I St NW

This is America: Civil Rights & the South Asian Community in 2019

Please join Desis for Progress and SABA-DC as we discuss the state of civil and human rights issues in the South Asian American community, today.

Come hear our distinguished speakers shed light on issues impacting the community including: hate crimes, immigration, racial profiling, TPS, South Asians held on the border, and much more. Join us for this night of discourse, and learn how you can help support the community.

RSVP via Eventbrite at this linkDoors open at 6:30 P.M.

Speakers include:

Pabitra Benjamin, Executive Director, Adhikaar

Jay Kansara, Director of Government Relations, Hindu American Foundation

Juvaria Khan, Staff Attorney, Muslim Advocates

Sim J Singh, National Advocacy Manager, Sikh Coalition

Lakshmi Sridaran, Director of National Policy and Advocacy, South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT)


Our goal is to address the needs and concerns of the South Asian American legal community in Washington, D.C. while providing our members with the knowledge and support necessary to reach their personal and professional goals.

You can find us here:

South Asian Bar Association of Washington, D.C.

P.O. Box 65349
Washington, D.C. 20035

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