Events for December 15, 2020 – December 12, 2020 – Amnesty International USA Events for December 15, 2020 – December 12, 2020 – Amnesty International USA

In the Line of Fire: Human Rights and the US Gun Violence Crisis Online Course

Virtual Event

IN THE LINE OF FIRE: HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE US GUN VIOLENCE CRISIS ONLINE COURSE Self-pace course (90-minute estimated time too complete) Earn a certificate upon completion of course from Amnesty International's Human Rights Academy This interactive multi-media course was designed for the student, the activists, the concerned citizen! Click here to register for the course!  …

Police Violence and Accountability: An Amnesty Concert with Molly Coleman and Shannon McEldowney

Join Amnesty International USA's Chicago Local Group for a Facebook Livestream concert with Chicago-based singer/songwriter, Molly Coleman, and Shannon McEldowney. These actor/musician/activist friends will be sharing songs and Amnesty actions that you can take for our evening's focus: Police Violence and Accountability. For more on this issue, see https://www.amnestyusa.org/issues/deadly-force-police-accountability/?fbclid=IwAR0aMY56Ef--JYtWSJ_sOEPUEf_0o9CTzqooAbD_BlkmUxuJ_cjtujBOKXY For more on Molly Coleman, see …

Free

#NoMoreNoKnocks: Breonna’s Law in Kentucky

Join us as we speak with State Representative Attica Scott about Breonna's Law, a new law filed in Kentucky that would bring greater police accountability, including a statewide ban on no knock warrants. RSVP here to join this important conversation: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_yaDOHEpPRJGxBOGxyvp4GQ

Monthly Membership Call – October

Virtual Event

Register here for this month’s call and join us to learn more about this year’s Write for Rights and the 2020 Activism Conference – two of Amnesty’s most prominent and significant opportunities for members and groups to maximize their involvement and outreach. We’ll share in-depth information on this year’s Write for Rights cases and ways …

Write for Rights Open House at the Activism Conference

Join us for a special Write for Rights event! During this event, we will have live performances from our very own activists including music, poetry and more, all while writing letters for people who need urgent help. See you there!

Washington, DC W4R Happy Hour

When we all act together, we are more powerful. That is the driving force behind Write for Rights, Amnesty’s global campaign and the world’s biggest human rights event. The people …

Free

Write for Rights: Art, Identity, and Freedom of Expression

Virtual Event

You’re invited to Amnesty International’s Virtual Webinar on the role of art and identity in affecting global change. The webinar will take place on December 4th at 6:00pm, and will feature acclaimed designers Stephen Burks and Malika Leiper, as well as art gallery head Sarah Hoover, who will be discussing their experiences as art activists …

Free