Change The "Stand Your Ground" Law

"Justice for Trayvon Martin: Where Do We Go from here?"
When Sep 26, 2013
from 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM
Where Atrium
Contact Name
Contact Phone 718-262-2679
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Presentations by:

  • Dr. Mychel Namphy, Assistant Professor of English
  • Dr. Divine Pryor, Executive Director, Center for NuLeadership On Urban Solutions
  • Darius Charney, Senior Attorney, Center for Constitutional Rights
  • Gloria Brown Marshall, Esq., Author, Professor, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Xavier Crandle, Acting Vice President, York College National Society of Leadership and Success
  • Ronald Soutar, York College Men's Center

Special Presentation:

The Dream Defenders -- Student Civil Rights Activists from Florida Moderator: Dr. Ron Daniels, Distinguished Lecturer, Behavioral Sciences Key Questions:

  • Was the George Zimmerman Trial Mishandled?
  • What is the background and motive behind Florida’s "Stand Your Ground Law?"
  • What role did racial profiling play in the death of Trayvon Martin?
  • How wide-spread is racial profiling of Black and Brown young men around the nation?
  • What can York College students, faculty and staff do to achieve justice out of the Trayvon Martin tragedy?

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