[act-ma] 6/23 Movie on Vincent Chin and report on Quincey 4
cwelch at tecschange.org
Fri Jun 22 08:08:20 PDT 2007
Join us for a Community Reflection on the*
25^th Anniversary of the Death of Vincent Chin*
Part of the National Town Hall on Hate Crimes*
In June 1982, Vincent Chin was killed in Detroit by two unemployed white
autoworkers who had been recently been laid off. This hate crime,
motivated by anti-Japanese sentiments, served as a rallying cry for
the Asian American community.
· Film Showing of /Who Killed Vincent Chin? /
· Report on the Quincy 4 Trial and Verdict. The trial ended friday with
· Discussion and Reflection.
Date﹕ Saturday June 23^rd , 1:00pm-3:30pm
Location﹕ 665 Hancock St, Quincy MA
(Wollaston Station, RedLine)
*The National Town Hall on Hate Crimes is a series of events coordinated
by the Asian Pacific Americans for Progress during the week of June 19
to 24. Events are being held in Los Angeles, New York, Detroit, San
Francisco, Chicago, and elsewhere.
Cosponsors: Asian American Resource Workshop, American Chinese
Federation, Chinese Progressive Association* ***
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