National Week of Action on Torture—June 22-29

From the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (http://www.nrcat.org):

The National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT) is joining with a national coalition of religious and human rights groups in a National Week of Action Against Torture, Guantanamo and the NDAA. Co-sponsoring organizations are listed below.

Share this promotional video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PyhwBpML6Q) to encourage others to join us in June

Friday, June 22: National Call-in Day to the White House & Congress

Sunday, June 24: DC March Against Torture, Guantanamo & NDAA – Coalition Demonstration, 1:00PM – 2:30PM

Sign-up to join us for the march at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/june24dc – We’ll send exact event details closer to June 24.

Download the flier here at http://www.nrcat.org/storage/nrcat/documents/tam2012_june24dc_flier.pdf

Use this sample message (http://www.nrcat.org/storage/nrcat/documents/june%2024%20sample_email_individuals1.pdf) to invite your contacts to join us on June 24

Facebook event page (https://www.facebook.com/events/245275675571834/) for June 24 event in DC

If your organization or congregation would like to co-sponsor, please contact John Humphries

Solidarity events being planned for Chicago and San Francisco (details TBA)

Tuesday, June 26: International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

National Tweet-in Day to Congress & the White House (more details soon)

Day of Vigils across the USA – Register a vigil in your community at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/june26vigils.

Download a toolkit for local organizers at http://www.nrcat.org/storage/nrcat/documents/vigil_toolkit_june2012.pdf.

View a list of events currently registered at http://www.nrcat.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=449&Itemid=323.

List of co-sponsoring organizations (as of 5/25/12):

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