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Amnesty International USA Western Regional Conference: "Turning Point in Human R
Date Saturday November 12
Time 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location Details
Holiday Inn San Francisco-Golden Gateway
1500 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94109
Event Type Conference
Organizer/AuthorKelly Dunleavy
San Francisco is hosting the annual Amnesty International Regional Conference!

The theme this year "A Turning Point in Human Rights" will feature a range of speakers and workshops, a few of which include:

-Panel discussion and session on The War on Terror and Human Rights Abuses

-Dolores Huerta: founder of United Farm Workers

-Rebiya Kadeer: former Amnesty Prisoner of Conscience in China (released in 2005)

-Denounce Torture! workshop

-Bonfire! Poetry Slam! Documentary Screenings!

More event info, along with registration materials, can be found at

http://www.amnestyusa.org/events/western/regionalconference.html

Everyone's welcome! Come out and join up with participants from across the country and with your fellow activists right here in the Bay Area!
Added to the calendar on Friday Oct 21st, 2005 2:38 PM

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