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, PAÂ 19103
Free and open to the public. Registration required:
Complimentary lunch of pizza and beverages will be provided.
Â§Â Shawn Gaylord, Advocacy Counsel, Human Rights First
Â§Â Tim Keller, District Director for Rep. Brian Sims, first openly gay state legislator elected
Â Â in PA and sponsor of bill to legalize same-sex marriage
Â§Â Kirk Bloodsworth, first American death row prisoner to be exonerated by DNA Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 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.
For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org Â
Stories will be told. Actions will be taken. Lives will be changed.
Each of us can make a difference. Together we make a movement.