June Week Against Torture

Sunday June 24: Washington DC March Against Torture, Guantánamo & the NDAA

Please join us in the fight against torture, Guantánamo and the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) this June, Torture Awareness Month! We are organizing a march in orange jumpsuits from the US Capitol to the White House on Sunday June 24th, to show elected officials that we the people demand an end to human rights abuses in our names. Join us!

1 PM - 2:30 PM Gather at the reflecting pool in front of the US Capitol building in Washington DC March in orange jumpsuits from the Capitol to the White House
Who: Amnesty International, National Religious Campaign Against Torture, Witness Against Torture, Torture Abolition and Survivors Support Coalition, September 11 Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, Pax Christi USA, Code Pink, Mid-West Anti War Mobilization, Rabbis for Human Rights, Center for Constitutional Rights, World Can't Wait and others.
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Chicago Actions and Events During National Week Against Torture
June 23-29: Film screenings, vigils and more against torture. Find out more.
Main Calls to Action June Week Against Torture


World Can't Wait mobilizes people living in the United States to stand up and stop war on the world, repression and torture carried out by the US government. We take action, regardless of which political party holds power, to expose the crimes of our government, from war crimes to systematic mass incarceration, and to put humanity and the planet first.