Monday December 5th
Facing Gender Violence on NYC Transit
Hunter West Building at Hunter College – 1st floor Lobby area, Southwest corner of 68th Street and Lexington Avenue
7:00pm – 8:30pm
Facebook event is at: https://www.facebook.com/events/140351099406402/
This event is free and open to the public.
Sexual harassment and assault is a common problem on public transportation; but the issue rarely gets discussed or addressed. Learn from the experts about who is affected and what you can do to protect yourself and others.
Jerin Afria, Chair of the National Organization for Women (NOW), Young Feminist Task Force;
Emily May, Co-founder and Executive Director of Hollaback!;
Susan Moesker, Coordinator of Community Violence Prevention at the Center for Anti-Violence Education
A representative of Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer
Dr. Gail Garfield, Professor of Sociology at John Jay College and author of Knowing What We Know: African American Women’s Experiences of Violence and Violation