ADC Joins ACLU, Amnesty International, and LCCR in “Day of Action to
Washington, DC | June 19, 2007 | www.adc.org | The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), our nation‘s largest grassroots Arab-American civil rights organization, is joining the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR), Amnesty International USA (AI-USA), and others on Tuesday, June 26, 2007 for a “Day of Action to Restore Law and Justice.”
A rally will be held from 11:30 to 1:00pm EST in the Upper Senate Park, located on Constitution Avenue between New Jersey and Delaware Avenues, NE, in Washington, DC. The purpose of the rally is to ask Congress to restore habeas corpus and due process, end torture, and protect fundamental freedoms.
ADC encourages all of its members to attend, meet with their Congressional representatives, and ask for the restoration of Constitutional rights to all.
To register for the rally and for more information about the Day of Action, please visit http://www.juneaction.org
Buses will be leaving from around the country to bring people to Washington, DC. Please register for the event in order to secure your place on a bus. Details of departure times can be found by visiting: https://secure.aclu.org/site/SPageServer?pagename=DOA_getting#bus
NOTE TO EDITORS: The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC), which is non sectarian and non partisan, is the largest Arab-American civil rights organization in the United States. It was founded in 1980, by former Senator James Abourezk to combat racial stereotyping and to protect the civil rights of people of Arab descent in the United States.
ADC has 38 chapters nationwide, including chapters in every major city in the country, and members in all 50 states.