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Thursday: Confronting the New Islamophobia

Thursday: Confronting the New Islamophobia
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June 23 

7 p.m., Carl J. Murphy Fine Arts Center, 2201 Argonne Drive, (443) 885-4440, opensocietyfoundations.org/about/offices-foundations/open-society-institute-baltimore, free.

Recent mass shootings like the ones in Orlando and San Bernardino are becoming sickeningly routine. So has the wave of fear and hatred towards the Islamic community that seems to follow. Hear poet and City Paper contributor Tariq Touré, senior fellow at The Center for Social Inclusion Deepa Iyer (pictured), Muslim Chaplain at the University of Pennsylvania Kameelah Rashad, and more speak about ways to stop the hate. There will be food, provided by Cazbar, to conclude the Ramadan fast.

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