Urban Forum Northwest

Progressive Education Network

Thursday, March 17 on Urban Forum Northwest:

*Randolph Carter, Progressive Education Network (PEN) comments on his organizations work that employs a different approach how PEN can deliver a quality education to the districts and students that they partner with.

*Jamie Danen is a National Board Member of the Progressive Education Network (PEN) she will comment on what’s working in other parts of the country.

*Aneelah Afzali, Executive Director, American Muslim Empowerment Network comments on the hate crimes targeting Muslim places of worship and most recently a Muslim youth program building.

*Dr. Yahya Suufi, Imam and Executive Director of the Muslim American Youth Foundation (MAYF) building was the target of a hate crime that saw a positive response from local and state elected officials on Wednesday evening.

*Bob Armstead, Washington State Civil Rights Coalition provides an update on the organizations complaint to the US Department of Justice and the US Department of Transportation (DOT) for discrimination against African Americans in this state.

*Senator T’wina Nobles (D)-28th LD comments on the last legislative sessions and what she and her Democratic colleagues were able to accomplish for her district and the people of the state.

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