November 19, 2015
Contacts James Haslam, Rights & Democracy, [email protected], (802) 272-0882
Rev. Debbie Ingram, Vermont Interfaith Action, (802) 310-4625
What: Vermont community leaders and members from local organizations will speak out in support of Vermont embracing Syrian refugees against the backlash from right-wing political groups. Availability for interviews.
When: 5:00 PM, Thursday, November 19, 2015
Where: Democracy Sculpture, 199 Main Street, Burlington, VT
Who: Community members and social justice advocates including leaders from Vermont Interfaith Action, Peace & Justice Center, Association of Africans Living in Vermont, the Vermont Workers’ Center, and Rights & Democracy. Speakers include Rev. Debbie Ingram, Yacouba Jacob Bogre, Rep. Kesha Ram and James Haslam.