>> Today is Warning: date(): It is not safe to rely on the system's timezone settings. You are *required* to use the date.timezone setting or the date_default_timezone_set() function. In case you used any of those methods and you are still getting this warning, you most likely misspelled the timezone identifier. We selected the timezone 'UTC' for now, but please set date.timezone to select your timezone. in /home/cairchic/public_html/header.php on line 331
Friday, October 21, 2016
Human Dignity Under Assault: The Use of Torture in the War on Terror
October 2, 2005
WHAT - Amnesty International, Protestants for the Common Good, and the Justice Coalition of Greater Chicago present "Human Dignity Under Assault: The Use of Torture in the War on Terror".
KEYNOTE SPEAKER - U.S. Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-9th).
Panelists include Joseph Margulies, Trial Attorney - MacArthur Justice Center Lead counsel in Rasul v. Bush argued before the United States Supreme Court, and Maria LaHood, Staff Attorney - Center for Constitutional Rights.
To be followed by Interfaith Dialogue and a call to action to Join the Denounce Torture Campaign. This event is free and wheelchair Accessible.
Interfaith Dialogue will be moderated by The Rev.
Jennifer Kottler, Deputy Director, Protestants for the Common Good.
The interfaith dialogue participants include The Rev. Dr. Calvin Morris,
Executive Director, Community Renewal Society; Ahmed Rehab, Communications
Director, Council on American - Islamic Relations - Chicago and a (TBA)
representative from the Jewish Faith tradition.
WHEN - Sunday October 2 @ 4:00 pm
WHERE - St. Paul's United Church of Christ, 2335 N. Orchard (Corner of Fullerton and Orchard - Discounted $3 Parking available at Children's Memorial Hospital), Chicago.
PANELISTS - St. Paul's United Church of Christ, 2335 N. Orchard (Corner of Fullerton and Orchard - Discounted $3 Parking available at Children's Memorial Hospital), Chicago.
For more information:
Contact Amnesty International Midwest Regional Office email@example.com.
Co-sponsoring organizations (list in formation) include 8th Day Center for Justice, Council on American - Islamic
Relations - Chicago, Chicago Coalition for Civil Liberties and Rights, Jewish Council on Urban Affairs, Unitarian Universalists for Social Justice.