09.26.17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm // Seattle, WA
09.26.17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Venue: pin University of Washington Law School, Room 133
4293 Memorial Way NE
City: Seattle, WA
Panel discussion on the “Moral and Political Obligation to Resist Torture.”
- John Kiriakou, former CIA whistleblower who first made public the CIA’s use of waterboarding, will discuss the role of internal dissenters.
- Lisa Hajjar, Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, scholar and author, will discuss the legal resistance to torture.
- Rev. Ron Stief, Executive Director of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT), will discuss the importance of resistance from the position of human rights and faith-based organizations.
- Rob Crawford, co-founder of the Washington State Religious Campaign Against Torture (WSRCAT) and Professor Emeritus from the University of Washington, Tacoma, will discuss grassroots resistance to torture.
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