Friday, December 2, 2011

Mon, 12/5: Join me and others to discuss how to combat gender violence on New York’s subways and public spaces

On Monday, December 5th, please join me and others to discuss and advise on how to combat gender violence on New York’s subways and public spaces.  I am excited to return to my alma mater, Hunter College.  In addition, Hunter Women's Rights Coalition, a club I was the president of for two years, is co-sponsoring the event.


Date: Monday, December 5, 2011
Time: 7pm
Location: Hunter College, Lexington Avenue at 68th.Street, West lobby (Building on southwest corner of 68th Street and Lexington Avenue with a sculpture up front) 
Subway: Take the 6 train to 68th Street or the F train to 63rd Street


Speakers:
  • Emily May, Hollaback! Executive Director
  • N. Jerin Arifa, National Organization for Women National Board member and chair of National and New York State Young Feminist Task Forces
  • Susan Moesker, Coordinator of Community Violence Prevention at the Center for Anti-Violence Education 
  • Moderator: Jessica Lappin, New York City Council member Manhattan District 5, to 
Talking Back is sponsored by Hunter Women’s Rights Coalition; Manhattan Young Democrats Transportation and Women’s Issues Committee; New Yorkers for Safe Transit; Hollaback!; and the National Organization for Women (NOW).


Hope to see you there!

Sincerely,
N. Jerin Arifa
National NOW Board of Directors
National NOW Young Feminist Task Force, Chair
NOW – NYS Young Feminist Task Force, Chair
National Organization for Women (NOW)
Board Member
Bella Abzug Leadership Institute
www.abzuginstitute.org

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