Rev. Al Sharpton & NAN to Gather With Asian American Leaders & NYC Mayoral Candidates to Decry the Rise in Hate Attacks Against the Asian Community

Mar 17, 2021

(Harlem, NY) – On Thursday, March 18th, Rev. Al Sharpton, President and Founder of National Action Network (NAN) will be joined by Asian American leaders, New York City Mayoral Candidates and advocates at the House of Justice to denounce the rise of attacks against Asian Americans. 


Rev Al Sharpton, President, and Founder National Action Network 

New York State Senator John Liu

Eric Adams, Brooklyn Borough President, NYC Mayoral Candidate

New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer, NYC Mayoral Candidate

Kathryn Garcia, NYC Mayoral Candidate

Maya Wiley, NYC Mayoral Candidate

Donna Lieberman, Executive Director, NYCLU

Jo Ann Yoo, American Asian Federation

Wayne Ho, President of Chinese-American Planning Council

Charles Yoon, Korean American Association of Greater New York

Andrew Yang, NYC Mayoral Candidate

Dianne Morales, NYC Mayoral Candidate

Ray McGuire, NYC Mayoral Candidate

Shaun Donovan, NYC Mayoral Candidate


Thursday, March 18  

Time:  9:30 AM (Press Arrival Time)


NAN House of Justice 

106 W 145th St. @ Malcolm X Blvd.

New York, NY 10039

Selected Press

NY Daily NewsSharpton, NYC mayoral candidates decry attacks on Asian Americans

Yahoo NewsSharpton, city leaders denounce attacks against Asian Americans

Hartford City News TimesSharpton, NYC mayoral hopefuls condemn hate crimes