LCCC Hosts Acclaimed Speaker Frank Meeink’s Live Lecture, “A Former Skinhead’s Fight Against Prejudice” on April 9, 2014

Lehigh Carbon Community College hosts Frank Meeink as he presents his lecture, “A Former Skinhead’s Fight Against Prejudice,” on April 9 at 7 p.m. in the Alumni Center Room 107 at LCCC Main Campus. The event is free and open to the public.

Meeink tours nationally in support of ending prejudice in the United States. His story is of a young boy who became one of the most notorious skinheads on the East Coast before being sentenced to prison, achieving sobriety and defecting from the white supremacy movement. His autobiography, Autobiography of a Recovering Skinhead, was optioned recently for a feature film.

For more information on the event, please contact Gene Eden by phone 610-799-1146, or by email, geden@lccc.edu. For more information on Frank Meeink and his story, please visit http://www.frankmeeink.com/