Why does AI matter? More than 50 years ago Amnesty International began with the basic principle that a few individuals will fight for basic rights like Freedom of Expression and we will fight for these rights because those of us who live in a secure world, where these basic rights are respected, can! On Saturday, October 13, 2012 AI will host a bi-state meeting for Vermont & Western, MA activists who would like to learn more about AI's current campaign issues, resources available, and developing skills & techniques specific to organizing for the promotion and protection of human rights. RSVP is required: Please note that on Saturday, October 13, 2012, His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be speaking at Middlebury College. Tickets are available through Middlebury's Box Office. There will also be two overflow rooms available with no fee charged. AI's Meeting will take place directly after this event.
Lunch will be provided. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 917-815-7118.