From Hope to Home: Uncovering the Housing Needs in Our Communities
Wednesday, April 21, 2021, 2PM – 4PM
The Kentucky Commission on Human Rights and the Louisville Metro Human Relations Commission invite you to our virtual Fair Housing Month event.
In addition to discussing Fair Housing law and recent additions to local and federal law, our panelists will discuss the immediate housing needs of diverse immigrant, refugee, and homeless populations, including how to reach them, how to determine their unique needs, and how to provide best assistance.
This event is directed toward social services providers, but we welcome everyone who is interested in fair housing to join us.
To watch, visit: https://zoom.us/rec/play/7-67dQXHxNyMjMK-XIrtL42GQLP1PDbnguosCUcKpZNqSe7M61nbNZ56sHXsL3QYPr0oQN58UERfqwl4.-UJbChjWTKcvYhVt?startTime=1619028834000&_x_zm_rtaid=SvfQ2A5VR7iqrY5H74dmYA.1621960589880.a78309208118aef94e98647cf119026d&_x_zm_rhtaid=107
I am America: Racism and Covid-19: Combating a Pandemic and Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Wednesday, April 21, 2021, Noon – 1PM
While the United States saw a spike in COVID-19 infections, intolerance and racism against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) simultaneously increased. In 2020, hate crimes against AAPI rose nearly 150 percent, putting families and communities in jeopardy. During this discussion, panelists will explore how xenophobic rhetoric and Anti-Asian discrimination has caused violence and fear in our country, while providing actionable steps in how we can keep our AAPI neighbors safe.
To watch, visit: https://fb.watch/52W3PPYDE9/
#StopAsianHate Virtual Town Hall
Wednesday, April 14, 2021, Noon – 1PM
World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana, Asian Institute Crane House, Louisville Metro Office for Globalization, FBI Louisville, LMPD, ACLU Kentucky, Metro 311, sponsored by PNC.
To watch, visit: https://fb.watch/4T3mBbL9qZ/
Our Children are in Jeopardy: The Long Shadow of Housing Insecurity
Monday, April 12, 2021, 5:30PM – 7PM
Human Relations Commission joined the Metropolitan Housing Coalition, AARP KY, and the League of Women Voters Louisville to discuss housing insecurity that affects Louisville's children and families.
To watch, visit: https://fb.watch/4T1up-ikrk/
Our Foremothers, Our Inheritance: Their stories and how they make us
Wednesday, March 31, 2021, 6PM – 7PM
Journalists Jean West & Pam Platt will guide a discussion about our foremothers and the paths they created for us, with special guests Dr. Renee Campbell of the University of Kentucky College of Social Work, author Ellen Birkett Morris, and poet activist Hannah Drake.
To watch, visit: https://fb.watch/4T37F5Lh18/