November 19, 2015

Contacts James Haslam, Rights & Democracy, james@radvt.org, (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.

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