Memos and Testimonies from the "War on Terror"
Friday October 15, 7 pm, Booth Auditorium, Boalt Hall
Part of Berkeley Says "No" to Torture Week
Civil rights activists, attorneys, journalists, and artists reading from recently declassified documents—legal memos, FBI emails, and testimonials by detainees—in a public event to call attention to the abuse and torture of detainees in U.S. custody. Reception following program.
With opening and closing remarks by Abdi Soltani, Executive Director, ACLU-Northern California
NOTE: This powerful script originated by the ACLU and American PEN Center has been produced in New York and Washington, D.C., but never before on the West Coast.
Brought to you by the ACLU-Northern California, Boalt Alliance to Abolish Torture, National Lawyers Guild - Boalt Chapter, CodePink, World Can't Wait, and Progressive Democrats of America.
Forum on Torture and the Law, Torture and Human Rights
Thursday October 14, 7 pm, room 105, Boalt Hall
Moderated by Ray McGovern, former CIA analyst and co-founder of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity
Brought to you by the Boalt Alliance to Abolish Torture and National Lawyers Guild - Boalt Chapter.
"Intentional Professional Misconduct": Analysis of the DOJ's internal investigation into authorship of the torture memos
Jameel Jaffer, Director of the ACLU's National Security Program
Wednesday March 31, 4:45 pm, Booth Auditorium, Boalt Hall
See Events & Actions for past events.