The Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights Project presents:
11th Annual Voices of Vigilance Program
featuring Brian Levin, professor of criminal justice
and director of the nonpartisan Center for the
Study of Hate and Extremism
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Warshof Conference Center,
Flynn Campus Center (Monroe A & B)
Free and open to the public.
Tickets required and available online.
Parking is available in Lot M.
About the Speaker: Brian Levin
Criminologist and civil rights attorney Brian Levin is a professor of criminal justice and director of the Center for the Study of Hate & Extremism at California State University, San Bernardino where he specializes in analysis of hate crime, domestic and international terrorism, and related legal issues.
Previously, Professor Levin served as associate director-legal affairs of the Southern Poverty Law Center's Klanwatch/Militia Task Force in Montgomery, Alabama; an adjunct professor of constitutional law at Seton Hall Law School and as a corporate litigator for the law firm of Irell & Manella. He was also a New York City police officer in the Harlem and Washington Heights sections of Manhattan during the 1980s.
Professor Levin received his law degree from Stanford University, where he received the Block Civil Liberties Award. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania with honors and a bachelor of arts degree in history. He is the author, editor or co-author of books, scholarly articles, training manuals, technical reports, U.S. Supreme Court briefs and studies on extremism and hate crime.
Professor Levin has repeatedly testified before Congress and state legislatures and makes frequent presentations at universities, international conferences, legal fora, civic group functions, and law enforcement training events. He is widely cited in top legal and social science journals and has appeared in major newspapers on six continents and on every network and most cable television evening news broadcasts as well as various network magazine programs including 60 Minutes and Dateline NBC.
Our guest will answer questions following the presentation. Tickets are required and available online at www.monroecctickets.com. Admission is free and open to the public.