Bringing Human Rights Home:

A Forum on LGBTQ Rights and Death Penalty Abolition

Hosted by Philadelphia and South Jersey Amnesty International and

Pennsylvanians for Alternatives to the Death Penalty

Saturday, March 15, 2014 from 9:30am – 4:30pm

The Ethical Society, 1906 South Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA  19103

Free and open to the public. Registration required:

Complimentary lunch of pizza and beverages will be provided.

Featured Speakers

§  Shawn Gaylord, Advocacy Counsel, Human Rights First

§  Tim Keller, District Director for Rep. Brian Sims, first openly gay state legislator elected
   in PA and sponsor of bill to legalize same-sex marriage

§  Kirk Bloodsworth, first American death row prisoner to be exonerated by DNA           evidence

Attendeeswill have the opportunity to gather and formulate strategies for protecting the dignity and human rights of LGBTQ individuals and abolishing the death penalty.

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Stories will be told. Actions will be taken. Lives will be changed.
Each of us can make a difference. Together we make a movement.