Events for October 11 – June 25 – Amnesty International USA Events for October 11 – June 25 – Amnesty International USA

July’s Rising Up for Human Dignity Film Series

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RISING UP: SUDAN OPENING NIGHT Thursday, July 2nd at 6pm PDT - Live Performance An evening of music and poetry performances from cast members of Revolution From Afar REVOLUTION FROM AFAR SCREENING WITH CAST & CREW - Thursday, July 9th at 6pm PDT - Stream the film and then join the director, cast and crew for live reactions and Q&A immediately afterwards. …

Re-Thinking Freedom: A Documentary Film Screening of 13th

This past Friday we marked Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, celebrating the day the last enslaved people were emancipated in Galveston, Texas, two and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation. As we approach the 4th of July, a day typically celebrated across the country as a symbol of freedom, we must recognize that …

Amnesty International “State vs. Reed” Film Screening, Discussion, and Action!

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"State vs. Reed" is a documentary detailing the murder of Stacey Stites of Bastrop, Texas and the subsequent arrest, conviction and death sentence handed down to Rodney Reed. This story explores the mishandling of evidence, the possible law enforcement cover up and the lack of proper legal defense for Rodney Reed. Post-film discussion will include …

#FreeBillieAllen, The Art of Innocence

Virtual Event

The resumption of executions at the Federal level in the United States puts many death row inmates at risk of death, particularly at the accelerated pace at which they are being pursued. Amnesty activists in New York City have formed a relationship with the family of Billie Allen, who is a federal death row inmate …

Silenced Voices: A Banned Books Week Event

Virtual Event

On Thursday, September 24th at 8:00 p.m. EST, join Amnesty International for a celebration of the words, images and sounds that would disappear from our world if we did not …

Monthly Membership Call – September

Each month, staff from Amnesty International’s Organizing & Activism Unit coordinate a Monthly Membership Call. These calls are an opportunity for all Amnesty members to learn about our current priority …