Wednesday August 26, 7:00 pm
Scotton Hall (Main Hall)
Glebe Community Center
175 Third Ave.
Admission is free. Wheelchair accessible.
We All Have A Right To The Truth is a panel discussion on the shocking abuses of civil rights of Canadian citizens by our government. Please join us to learn from and discuss about the experiences of:
Abdullah Almalki - Canadian citizen who was detained, interrogated and tortured in Syria.
Yavar Hameed - Human rights lawyer, counsel for Abousfian Abdelrazik
Maureen Webb - Human rights lawyer, co-chair of the International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group and author of Illusions of Security: Global Surveillance and Democracy in the Post-9/11 World.
The panel discussion will be moderated by Bill Skidmore, who teaches human rights at Carleton University and is particularly interested in torture and other forms of political repression, as well as the impact of warfare on human rights.