Why You Should Attend
Explore the fine line between protected free speech and unprotected hate crimes as we as a society seek to foster the expression of disparate ideas while at the same time tamping down on bigotry and the persecution of targeted groups. Hear the disturbing details of real life stories of hate crimes occurring right here in our communities.
Follow the personal journey from bigotry to tolerance of Frank Meeink, best-selling author of Autobiography of a Recovering Skinhead.
Hear from Pennsylvania State Senator Daylin Leach about state and federal legislative initiatives to stop hate crimes and the political climate that may be contributing to their uptick.
Explore “war stories” from actual local hate crimes and the steps the Anti-Defamation League has taken to fight back from Nancy Baron-Baer, regional director of the ADL.
Accompany (virtually) an FBI hate crimes investigator on his field investigations and learn how he coordinates with local law enforcement to determine whether an incident rises to the level of a “hate crime” and how he gathers and preserves evidence.
Enjoy thought-provoking video interviews highlighting the issues by stand-up comic and CNN commentator, W. Kamau Bell.
Experience top-tier education in a relaxed “coffee-house” atmosphere and enjoy delicious cappuccino, a gourmet brunch with home-baked goods, and live music (all-inclusive with your lecture fee). Discover that earning your CLE credits can be a great experience!
Accredited for Pennsylvania & New Jersey CLE: 4 Credits (3 Substantive/1 Ethics)
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