Join us and community partners for a community forum featuring Mike German of the Brennan Center for Justice and a local panel speaking on FBI spying and Portland's local efforts to keep the police from dedicating full-time officers to the Task Force. The presentation will be followed by an audience Q&A. Mr. German formerly worked for the FBI and quit after trying to blow the whistle on "deficiencies in FBI counter-terrorism operations."
The April 17 event is free and open to the public. For information, contact the ACLU on the event write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cosponsors include (as of 3/17/18):
ACLU of Oregon
Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Justice and Police Reform
League of Women Voters of Portland
Portland Democratic Socialists of America
Peace and Justice Works
Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
Jewish Voice for Peace-Portland
Council on American Islamic Relations - Oregon
Portland Network Against Racism and Islamophobia
Read more about Oregon PSR's work on the Join Terrorism Taskforce on our website.
The organizers of this event are engaged in a campaign to get Portland back out of the Terrorism Task Force. For more information see http://www.portlandcopwatch.org/pjttf.html and watch the video of a November 8 news conference at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XCuSMXv27iU.
4222 NE 12th Ave
Portland, OR 97211
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