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ACLU Featured at Human Rights Conference in D.C.

By Suzanne Ito, ACLU at 1:54pm

Tomorrow, ACLU Executive Director Anthony D. Romero will be a keynote speaker at an American University conference on human rights.

Anthony will speak at a luncheon plenary entitled: "The Obama Administration and Human Rights at Home and Abroad," and will speak about post-9/11 national security and counterterrorism policies, as well as domestic issues such as LGBT rights, racial discrimination and immigrants' rights.

This afternoon, Jamil Dakwar, Director of the ACLU's Human Rights Program, will speak on a panel about treaty ratification.

The conference is sold out, but you can get links to webcasts of the panels here.

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