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CAIR-Philly Screening of ‘Whose Children Are These?’

WHAT: “Whose Children Are These?” Take a glimpse into the lives of three Muslim teenagers impacted by the post-9/11 security measure called “special registration.”

The film introduces Navila, who fought to have her father released from prison detention; Mohammad who confronts pending deportation; and Hager, a young person spurred into activism as a result of circumstances. The director of the documentary will be coming to speak about her work as well. CAIR-Philly Civil Rights Committee Chair, Attorney John Yahya Vandenberg will participate on the panel.

WHEN: Thursday, February 23, 2006; 6:00 – 8:00PM
WHERE: 3730 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA: John M. Huntsman Hall F90.

PRESENTED BY: CAIR-Philadelphia and U.Penn Asian American Studies, Greenfield Intercultural Center, Pan-Asian American House, South Asian Community Development Organization, the Muslims Student Association, The United Law Students of Color Council, the Muslim Law Students Association, and Race Dialogue Project.

CONTACT: CAIR-Philly Communications Director, Adeeba Al-Zaman, 215.592.0509,


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