The ACLU of Washington will be tabling at Seattle PrideFest’s Family and Queer Youth Pride celebration on Saturday, June 24th at Cal Anderson Park. Family Pride is from 1-4pm and will include kid-friendly activities and entertainment such as bounce houses, Draq Queen Storytime and much more. Queer Youth Pride is from 4-7pm and will include educational activities, spoken word performances, and dancing! Come to this event for some inclusive, family fun!
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.
In celebration of the 10-year anniversary of the passage of the Voting Rights Restoration Act, Staff Attorney Breanne Schuster was joined by Rae Lynn Barden (Seattle Public Libraries) and Dave Reynolds (Access 4 All Spokane) to discuss how far we have come, the challenges ahead, and ongoing work to defend the right to vote.