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CAIR-San Diego Rep Speaks on Islamophobia Panel

CAIR-SAN DIEGO REP JOINS PANEL DISCUSSION ON ISLAMOPHOBIA

(SAN DIEGO, CA, 3/26/07) – On Saturday, March 24th, a representative of the San Diego chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-San Diego) joined a panel discussion on “Islamophobia: It’s Root Causes and Remedies,” sponsored by the Logan Islamic Community Center.

More than 50 people attended the event at the Malcolm X Public Library. The panelists included Jesse Mills, Assistant Professor of Ethnic Studies at the University of San Diego and CAIR-San Diego Public Relations Director Edgar Hopida.

The event included a forum session that allowed the audience to participate in exploring ways to reduce Islamophobia in the community.

CONTACT: Edgar Hopida, CAIR-San Diego Public Relations Director, Tel: 619-913-0719, Email: ehopida@cair.com

 

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