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BBA Partner Webinar: Confronting Racial Injustice: Rising Asian American Voices

Thursday, May 26, 2022 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
- , Boston, MA


Description:

Anti-Asian violence is not new. Join us for a conversation about the history of racial violence against Asian Americans, and the recent rise of Asian American voices.

You can register online with the Massachusetts Historical Society here.

The Boston Bar Association is pleased to join with a number of Boston-area organizations to co-sponsor the Confronting Racial Injustice, developed by the Northeastern University School of Law Criminal Justice Task Force and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society. This series explores how white supremacy shaped the history of Massachusetts and how it continues to shape its present. In recognition of AAPI Heritage Month, this program features a conversation about the history of racial violence against Asian Americans, and the recent rise of Asian American voices.

Speakers:

  • Hon. Catherine Hyo-Kyung Ham
    Moderator
  • Paul Lee
    Retired Partner
  • Phil Tajitsu Nash
    • Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund
  • Tram T. Nguyen
    18th Essex District
    • Massachusetts House of Representatives

 

Contact:

Noah Williams
nwilliams@bostonbar.org

 

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