Friday, September 25, 2009
JOIN US FOR, Torture: Too High a Cost, Film Screening & Panel Discussion on September 30th at George Washington University
Friday, September 4, 2009
Seventh Circuit Rules "Threat of Forced Marriage" as Grounds for Changed Circumstances in Asylum Proceedings
Wednesday, September 2, 2009
Human Rights USA Attorney Colleen Costello Discusses Attorney General’s Appointment of Special Prosecutor on Press TV
Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at 7 p.m. at the Wooly Mammoth Theater
Following the film will be a panel discussion moderated by Piper Hendricks, International Justice Project Director, Human Rights USA, with additional panelists to be announced.
Pray the Devil Back to Hell is the gripping account of a group of brave and visionary women who demanded peace for
This special film screening is being put on in collaboration with the Woolly Mammoth Theater, who are set to launch their new critically acclaimed play, Eclipsed, later this month. The Woolly Mammoth's website offers a brief description of the play:
"The captive wives of a Liberian rebel officer form a hardscrabble sisterhood, their lives set on a nightmarish detour by civil war. With the arrival of a new girl who can read – and the return of an old one who can kill – their possibilities are quickly transformed. Drawing on reserves of wit and compassion, these defiant survivors ask: when the fog of battle lifts, could a different destiny emerge?"
The screening and panel are FREE, but reservations are encouraged at firstname.lastname@example.org as space is limited.
We hope you can join us!