Hate crimes against the Asian American Pacific Islander communities has significantly increased since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and continues to rise. Join us, the Denton Together Coalition, as we have a conversation with six members of the AAPI community about their reaction to the hate crimes and how they have been impacted personally and/or professionally. Panelists: Katie Jahangiri; Ling Hwey Jing, Ph.D.; Paul Leung, Ph.D.; Wendy Leung; Wenrui Li; Sang Wu, M.D;. Facilitator: Cassandra Berry
It’s important more than ever to exercise your right to VOTE and to do so like your life depends on it!! But before you go to the polls, it’s important to know what your vote means. Join us for a discussion about the academics of the voting process and hear from area experts and concerned citizens. Panelists include: Dr. Kimi King, UNT Political Science Professor, Donald Cox, Concerned Citizen & Voter Advocate, and Sheryl English, Community Leader. This event is an initiative of the Denton Together Coalition. Voter Registration Important Links: Start thinking about getting involved! https://www.dallasnews.com/news/politics/2020/09/02/five-ways-to-get-involved-at-the-polls/ Students WE NEED YOU! https://www.votedenton.com/student-election-worker-program/ From Kimi King to All Panelists: 05:32 PM https://www.votetexas.gov/your-rights/ https://www.findlaw.com/voting/my-voting-guide/what-are-the-provisional-ballot-laws-by-state.html Sample Ballot: VoteDenton.com
This emergency conversation will address the facts about the 2020 Census, to include the quickly approaching deadline, Sept. 30, 2020. Let's not risk losing millions of dollars for our City and County. A panel will share critical information and will give assistance on how to complete the Census. This event is being presented by the Denton Together Coalition. Please feel free to submit any questions you have. https://www.facebook.com/events/2661821154030416
Please join in on the conversation with interracial couples as a part of the ongoing series, Virtual Peaceful Protest & Conversation Against Racism. Our panelists will discuss their experiences against racism and how love prevails. This event is being presented in collaboration with the Denton Together Coalition.
This is the 5th edition in the series, Virtual Peaceful Protest & Conversation Against Racism. Take 2 of The Voices of Black Men, is a distinguished panel of African American and Latino men discussing their feelings about racism and the nation’s current civil unrest. They will share their own personal experiences with racism and how they’re impacted. Panelists: (from top, left to right) Walter Eagleton, Victor Cobos, Chris Avant, Adrian Eaglin, Des Stewart Damon “Juice” Berry, and Brad Leali. This event will broadcast live from this page and in collaboration with the Denton Together Coalition
Please join us for the 4th episode in the series Virtual Peaceful Protest and Conversation Against Racism. This series is a part of the work of the Denton Together Coalition. https://www.facebook.com/events/286144535784360 A panel of white allies will share their experiences with being an ally and the importance of protesting together against racism. The panelists are: Daniel Abasolo Shari Alyse Dianne Berg Mark Graham Juli Johnston Sarah Morley Raelin Saindon Shaun Treat Kelly Upshaw
This is the 3rd edition in this series, Virtual Peaceful Protest & Conversation Against Racism. A distinguished panel of African American and Latino men will share their feelings about racism and the nation's current civil unrest. The Panel will share their own personal experiences with racism and how they're impacted. https://www.facebook.com/events/940735789705700