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The 2014 Close Guantánamo NOW Speaking Tour
by wexit
Friday Jan 3rd, 2014 7:12 PM
January 11, 2014 marks the 12th anniversary of the opening of the prison at Guantánamo. This month as Andy Worthington and Debra Sweet tour cities and campuses raising the call, Close Guantánamo NOW! – they'll be joined at various events by other powerful speakers including Jeffrey Kaye, Jason Leopold, Michael Kearns, and Todd Pierce. The new documentary film Doctors of the Darkside will also be shown at some events.
We're excited to share this SF Bay tour calendar!*** All three Bay Area events are open to the public including at the Stanford and Hastings campuses. Contact World Can't Wait SF Bay by email or 415-864-5153, to volunteer your help staffing programs (we especially need videographers, photographers), and ideas for publicity and media. Donate to support the tour here:


Monday, January 13
5:30 PM
Andy Worthington & Debra Sweet
with Jeffrey Kaye & Michael Kearns
Stanford University
Old Union, 3rd floor Common Room
Sponsor: Stanford Says No To War

Tuesday, January 14
Noon to 1 PM
Andy Worthington & Debra Sweet
UC Hastings College of the Law
200 McAllister Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
Sponsor: Hastings chapters National Lawyers Guild and American Constitution Society; Hastings Race and Poverty Law Journal

Tuesday, January 14
7:00 PM
Film screening "Doctors of the Dark Side"
with Andy Worthington & Debra Sweet in conversation
Revolution Books
2425 Channing Way, Berkeley (two blocks from UC campus)

*** For info about tour dates in other cities (New York, Washington D.C., Pomona, LA, and Orange County CA, go to: