23th – OPERATION250 (FREE EVENT): Op250 Conference on “Combating Hate and Extremism: fostering inclusion in our schools and communities”. Speakers: Nicola Benyahia (founder of Families for Life), J.M.Berger, Dr. James Forest, and Dr. Ian Elliott.
Place: University of Massachusetts Lowell
More information: https://www.operation250.org/conference/
STOP FUNDING HATE: Attention students! Stop Funding Hate opened a student competition to its new campaign. Students have until January 12 to send a 2 minutes video made by cell phone telling why companies should stop advertising in newspapers that incite hate through stories full of islamophobic and xenophobic content.
For more information access the website: http://stopfundinghate.org.uk/get-involved/filmcompetition/
29-30 – Hope not Hate: Training Days for Teachers in the UK
21-29 – Hayat Canada: the struggles of parents who lost their sons due to radicalization motivated Stephen Near to write a play about it. If you live in Canada, you can see it during Hamilton Fringe Festival. The play is called Your Own Sons.
More information is available here: http://hamiltonfringe.ca/
22-30 – Tuesday´s Children: Project Common Bond Symposium