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Sep 11, 2015
12:00 am

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On Sept. 11, UNITY will hold a special town hall meeting and panel discussion on media representations of Arab Americans and Muslims. This town hall will feature local community leaders and journalists from around the country in an effort to highlight areas needed to better news coverage on Arab Americans.

The town hall will take place at the Arab American National Museum from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Learn more about the town hall »

The town hall will feature local community leaders and journalists from around the country in an effort to highlight areas needed to better news coverage on Arab Americans.

Michigan State University journalism professor Joe Grimm will moderate the town hall and will be joined by Lalo Alcaraz, Arab American News Publisher Osama Siblani, Chicago Tribune Standards Editor Margaret Holt, and UNITY President and Associated Press Reporter Russell Contreras.

Attendance to special town hall is free.

Register for the town hall here: http://bit.ly/1MBW42G

UNITY – Journalists for Diversity, is an alliance of minority journalists associations comprised of the Asian American Journalists Association, the Native American Journalists Association and the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association. For more information, please visit http://unityjournalists.org/.