SAAPRI Participates in Stop the Hate! ReActing Through Community Organizing Film Screening and Panel

SAAPRI Participates in Stop the Hate! ReActing Through Community Organizing Film Screening and Panel

SAAPRI Participates in Stop the Hate! ReActing Through Community Organizing Film Screening and Panel

SAAPRI and other community organizations participated in a free film screening of A Prosecutor’s Stand and Waking in Oak Creek.  A Prosecutor’s Stand follows a San Francisco district attorney bringing hate crime charges against perpetrators, and Waking in Oak Creek, a film discussing the powerful and inspiring community response after the hate crime shootings at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin. After the screening, SAAPRI, other community leaders, and legal advocates were part of a panel discussion about preventing and dealing with hate crimes.

Click here for media coverage on SAAPRI’s condemnation of a hate crime against a 53-year-old Sikh man in Darien, Illinois in September.

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