Community coalition speaks out against Secretary of State Shantel Krebs’ and Sen. Sen. Neal Tapio’s support for Muslim registry and endorsement from Kris Kobach
(Sioux Falls, SD 12/14/17) – On Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 3:30 PM, a community and interfaith coalition will hold a press conference in Sioux Falls, SD for statements of community solidarity against Islamophobia and xenophobia perpetrated by South Dakota’s elected officials.
SEE: Tapio calls on Krebs to weigh in on federal Muslim Registry
WHAT: Community Coalition Against Muslim Registry
WHEN: Thursday, December 14, 2017, 3:30 PM
WHERE: Siouxland Downtown Library, 200 N. Dakota Avenue, Sioux Falls SD 57104
CONTACT: Samantha Spawn, South Dakota Voices for Peace, Communications and Policy Director
Community coalition speakers to include:
1. Dr. John Billion, M.D.
2. Sister Pegge Boehm, Presentation Sister with Pax Christi
3. Taneeza Islam, Executive Director of South Dakota Voices for Peace
Ongoing coalition list includes: South Dakota Voices for Peace, Minnehaha County Democrats, SD Democratic Party, South Dakota Forward, Queer South Dakota, Indivisible Rapid City, Indivisible 605, Hispanic Business Network, Presentation Sisters at Caminando Juntos, NARAL- South Dakota, Pax Christi South Dakota, Living Blue in South Dakota, Leaders Engaged and Determined (LEAD)