BLSA-MLSA Solidarity Letter

Dear Concerned Members of the Georgetown Law Community:

Last semester, in anticipation of the general election, the Black Law Students Association (BLSA) and Muslim Law Students Association (MLSA), with the support of Campus Ministry, hosted “Hoodies to Hijabs: A Necessary Conversation About Race, Religion, and Politics” in hopes of facilitating dialogue surrounding the impact of racism and xenophobia in our political climate. In addition to emphasizing the unique experience of black Muslim immigrants whose identities lie at the intersection of marginalized racial and religious groups, audience members and panelists were challenged to embrace their role as both symbolic and action-oriented allies in the fight for equality and justice for all.

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