Panelists to discuss racial profiling during Black History Month event Feb. 4
Dec. 3, 2014 - Quinnipiac will recognize Black History Month with the panel discussion, "Liberty and Justice for All: Exploring Racial Profiling," on Wednesday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m., in the Burt Kahn Court on the Mount Carmel Campus. A diverse group of panelists will explore racial profiling — the causes, the consequences, the media's role, and how the racial disparity can be bridged in communities.
Keith Kountz, WTHN News 8 anchor, will moderate the discussion, which will feature:
- Reverend Kennedy Hampton of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church
- Tanya Hughes, executive director of the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities
- Donald Sawyer, associate professor of sociology at Quinnipiac
- Lt. J. Paul Vance, commanding officer, Connecticut State Police Public Information Office.
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please call 203-582-8655.
|Kennedy Hampton||Tanya Hughes||Donald Sawyer||Lt. J. Paul Vance||Keith Kountz|