Hate crime awarness

On Thursday, April 30, KTWU will air an episode entitled “Faiths in Action,” which will deal with hate crime aimed at people of faith.  This episode will be in response to the recent shooting deaths of three Muslim students in North Carolina and three people at Jewish facilities in Overland Park, Kansas.

Guests will include Rabbi Debbie Stiel of Temple Beth Sholom in Topeka; Bassima Schbley, associate professor of social work at Washburn University; Ali Kahn, professor of law at Washburn School of Law; and Rabbi Moti Rieber, director of Kansas Interfaith Power and Light.

The episode, a part of KTWU’s “I’ve Got Issues” series, will air at 7:30 p.m. on KTWU-HD, Digital Channel 11.1.  KTWU’s “I’ve Got Issues” series is hosted by Janet Thompson Jackson.  More information about KTWU can be found on their website, ktwu.org.