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Healing a Culture of Torture


By War Criminals Watch - Posted on 11 June 2013

You’re invited to mark Torture Awareness Month.

Healing a Culture of Torture - 6/25/2013

Lutheran Church of the Reformation - 212 E. Capitol St.

Washington DC  20003

Reception: 6:30 pm Presentation: 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Featured Speaker:

Juan Mendez, the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture

Panel Responders:

Aileen Bacalso, Secretary General of the International Coalition Against Enforced Disappearances

Zeke Johnson, Director, Security & Human Rights Program, Amnesty International

Rev. Mike Neuroth, Policy Advocate for International Issues, UCC’s Justice and Witness Ministries’ office

Co-sponsors include Advocates for Survivors of Torture & Trauma, Amnesty International, Center for Victims of Torture, Council on American–Islamic Relations, Interfaith Action for Human Rights, National Religious Campaign Against Torture, The Refuge Media Project, Torture Abolition and Survivor Support Coalition, T’ruah – A Rabbinic Call for Human Rights, War Criminals Watch, Witness Against Torture, World Can’t Wait.

Learn more at www.nrcat.org/June25.


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