International Cultural Center

Stop Dangerous Speech – March 8 from 6:00-9:30pm

Dangerous speech, which fuels intolerance, hatred and violence is threatening to tear the social fabric of our society. On Tuesday, March 8, 2016 over 170 parents, teens and educators participated in our workshop  to learn how to build their own campaigns to stop dangerous speech online and in our communities.

 

SPEAKERS:
Susan Benesch, Director of the Dangerous Speech Project
www.dangerousspeech.org

Seth Gordon-Lipkin, Education Project Director, ADL
www.adl.org

Steve Cohen, Director of Communications, CEP
www.counterextremism.com

EVENT SPONSORS:
Montgomery County Faith Community Working Group (FCWG)
World Organization for Resource Development and Education (WORDE)
Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC)
Anti-Defamation League (ADL)
Counter Extremism Project (CEP)
Episcopal Church of the Ascension Silver Spring
Black Ministers Conference of Montgomery County
Montgomery County’s Office of Human Rights
Safe Silver Spring
Islamic Society of Germantown
Rockville United Church

Event Photos