This series of virtual conversations moderated by Enrique Cerna will explore the racial disparities and inequities in Washington’s public health and policing systems highlighted by COVID-19 and the Black Lives Matter movement. State lawmakers are beginning to convene to prepare for the 2021 state legislative session when these issues, and the budget, will be top priorities. Join us to learn how to put equity front and center in the Olympia debates.
2020 Centennial Celebration
Join us to celebrate 100 years of defending civil liberties! Introducing Michele Storms, ACLU of Washington Executive Director with Anthony Romero, National ACLU Executive Director.
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 8:00am to Friday, February 8, 2019 - 4:00pm
Victoria Conference Centre
Shankar Narayan, Technology and Liberty Project Director at the American Civil Liberties Union of Washington will be on the panel for the discussion: Artificial Intelligence - Should Canada Be A Leader Developing Ethical Standards For AI?
News emerged this week that Amazon pitched their facial-recognition system “Rekognition” to ICE for targeting immigrants. Come join us on the scariest day of the year outside of the Amazon Spheres as we disguise ourselves as Jeff Bezos to bring attention to this terrifying technology.