An afternoon with Marjorie Cohn, Hosted by Peace Fresno and Human Rights Coalition of the Central Valley

Peace Fresno and Human Rights Coalition of the Central Valley invite you to

An afternoon with Marjorie Cohn

Cohn, a former president of the National Lawyers Guild, lectures worldwide on international human rights and U.S. foreign policy

Sunday, February 8

Community United Church of Christ

5550 Fresno St., Fresno 93710

2:30 – 3:45 p.m. CIA Torture Report, Talk, Q & A

In December 2014 U. S. Senate intelligence committee released the CIA Torture Report on secret CIA torture practices conducted at hidden sites around the world after 9/11. In 2011 Cohn wrote The United States and Torture.

3:45 – 4:30 p.m. Book signing and Refreshments

4:30 – 5:45 p.m. Drones and Targeted Killing, Talk, Q & A

Cohn edited the 2014 book Drones and Targeted Killing: Moral, and Geopolitical Issues. It contains essays by 13 authors and examines different aspects of the U.S. policy of targeted killing with drones and other methods.

Sponsored by Peace Fresno, Human Rights Coalition, Fresno Center for Nonviolence, Women’s International League of Peace and Freedom, Peace and Conflict Studies Program, CSU Fresno, Progressive Democrats of America/Central Valley Sierra Progressives Chapter, and KFCF 88.1FM

Contact Dan Yaseen,, 559-251-3361