You Are Invited to Attend the Next Meeting of Group 11
Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Time: 6:30 PM
Place: Goddard-Riverside Community Center, 647 Columbus between 91st and 92nd Streets. Enter on Columbus Avenue and ask for Room 9.
- Introductions and announcements
- Reports on selected cases and campaigns
- 2018 Benefit Concert: date and place
- Guest speaker, Sheila Coronel, see below
- Signing letters and petitions
- Conversations and refreshments
Human Rights in the Philippines
Sheila Coronel, will speak on human rights in the Philippines, a subject of intense international concern. Ms. Coronel directs the Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism at Columbia University, where she is a professor. She began her reporting career in the Philippines and co-founded the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism. Ms. Coronel has written and edited over a dozen books and contributed to the recent Duarte Reader.
Please come to hear our distinguished guest on a vital human rights matter.
Group 11 Meetings
Group 11 meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm at the Advent Lutheran Church at the northeast corner of Broadway and 93rd Street, except for June and December when we have social gatherings. Enter at the red door on 93rd Street and go downstairs. At these meetings we review the cases and campaigns we are working on, sign prepared letters and petitions on them and discuss current human rights situations. We often have a guest speaker on a pressing human rights issue.
Prospective members are always welcome to our meetings, but we would appreciate hearing in advance if you wish to attend a meeting. You can let us know and also obtain more information about Group 11 by signing up below.