The National Lawyers Guild, the ACLU of Oregon, the American Constitution Society, Peace and Justice Works – Iraq Affinity Group and Amnesty International USA – Group 48 are sponsoring an evening forum entitled:
“Civil Liberties 10 Years After 9/11 – Can We Be Safe and Free”
at 7:30pm on Tuesday, November 8, 2011. The event is free and will be held at the
Portland Building Auditorium, 1120 SW 5th Ave in Portland
The forum will discuss the threat to our civil liberties caused by the prior and current administration’s systematic policies of torture and targeted killing, extraordinary rendition and warrantless wiretaps, military commissions and indefinite detention, political surveillance and religious discrimination – policies which have dubious or no value in preserving our safety and national security. Speakers: Steven Wax, Kayse Jama, Steven Goldberg, Brandon Mayfield, David Fidanque. Moderator: Jo Ann Hardesty.
Contact Mark Kramer for further information. 503.243.2733, email@example.com