November Meeting

This month’s meeting will include a wrap-up of last month’s Statewide Meeting, discussion on how we can promote I-940 (the police accountability initiative), planning for the December 10th Write-a-thon, death penalty, and more.

It’s the perfect way to spend the evening while we’re awaiting election results. Please join us.

Tuesday, November 7th, at the University Friends Service Committee U District offices at 4001 9th Avenue NE from 6:30 – 8:30PM.   For a map and street view go to:  https://goo.gl/maps/2Itvm

 

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Dia de los Muertos Opening Night

Thursday, November 2nd @ 5:30-8:30 will be the opening night for El Centro de la Raza’s Dia de los Muertos exhibit, featuring altarpieces by Amnesty International Group 4, De-Escalate Washington, WARN, and many, many more.

Amnesty’s alter is dedicated to the memory of murdered environmental activists in Latin America. It’s titled “We Are Defending the Land with our Blood.” The exhibit will be open for three weeks. Please do swing by and see it.

Details on the Facebook event page:  https://www.facebook.com/events/119493585419347/

 

 

 

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October Monthly Meeting

Come join us as we discuss plans for upcoming events, such as:

1) The AI Statewide Meeting happening on Sat, Oct 21st at the Ethnic Studies Center near UW.

2) Our participation in El Centro de la Raza’s Dia de los Muertos art project, building an alter for the victims of human rights abuses in Mexico & Central America. Runs Thurs Nov 4th thru Mon Nov 20th.

Not to mention discussion of last month’s tabling at Seattle Opera and the phenominal anti-torture panel at UW School of Law.

Plus, letter writing, death penalty updates, and so much more.

Tuesday, Oct 3rd, at the University Friends Service Committee U District offices at 4001 9th Avenue NE from 6:30 – 8:30PM.  For a map and street view go to:  https://goo.gl/maps/2Itvm

 

Hope to see you there!

 

 

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Anti-torture Panel Discussion

Amnesty International is a co-sponsor of this panel, discussing America’s shameful use of torture in the “war on Terror.”

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Rally for Rohingya Refugees

Don Crevie from AI Group 4 will be speaking at this event, presenting Amnesty International’s concerns over what’s happening right now in Burma.

Saturday 9/16 from noon-2:00 at Victor Steinbrueck Park (north end of the Pike Place Market).

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September Monthly Meeting

Lots going on in September to discuss:

*Our partnership with Seattle Opera for their production of An American Dream

* The Anti-torture panel happening on September 26th at UW, featuring John Kiriaku and others as we discuss the importance of standing up against torture

* Death Penalty updates

* Discussion of the upcoming Statewide Conference in October

and much more. Don’t miss it!

 

Tuesday, September 5th, at the University Friends Service Committee U District offices at 4001 9th Avenue NE from 6:30 – 8:30PM. We’d love to meet you.

For a map and street view go to:  https://goo.gl/maps/2Itvm

Be sure to check in on our webpage and Facebook Page for news about upcoming events and activities:

http://amnestyseattle.org

https://www.facebook.com/amnestyseattle

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August Monthly Meeting

Come join us this Tuesday as we discuss our upcoming partnership with Seattle Opera, the September anti-torture panel that will coincide with the Spokane trial about CIA torture,    death penalty updates, and so much more.

Hope to see you there.

University Friends Service Committee U District library at 4001 9th Avenue NE,

Tuesday August 1st  from 6:30 – 8:30PM.

For a map and street view go to:  https://goo.gl/maps/2Itvm

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4th Annual Human Rights Potluck Picnic

Just look for the yellow Amnesty International banner.

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July Meeting Cancelled.

Our July monthly meeting has been cancelled, as the regular time conflicted with the July 4th Holiday.

Stay tuned for details about our annual Human Rights Picnic on July 15th. Time and location TBA.

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June Monthly Meeting

Come to our next meeting on Tuesday, June 6th, at the University Friends Service Committee U District offices at 4001 9th Avenue NE from 6:30 – 8:30PM. It will be another full one.

1) Report back on our meeting with Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal.

2) Report back on the Human Rights in China Rally happening June 4th at Hing Hay Park (see previous post for details)

3) Discussion of the upcoming AI Statewide Conference happening on Sat June 24th (details to follow)

4) Swag! Our pin order has arrived! Free AI Group 4 pins for all attendees!

And of course letter writing for people under siege.

Don’t miss it!

For a map and street view go to:  https://goo.gl/maps/2Itvm

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