PHR experts Steven Reisner and Brigadier General (Ret) Steven Xanakis, MD will present Spotlight on Advocates: Report from Guantanamo Bay: Medical Professionals and US-Sponsored Torture at the Rabbis for Human Rights-North America's conference on Judaism and Human Rights: Human Rights Under Fire: A Jewish Call to Action.
We will be streaming this event live over at The Torture Papers, starting at 7pm Pacific/10pm Eastern.
The New York State Senate is expected to vote imminently on whether or not to pass a groundbreaking anti-torture bill, known as the Duane-Gottfried bill, which would prohibit health professional participation in torture.
New York State residents should call their state Senators TODAY to urge them to vote for Senate Bill 4495.
Last Monday, June 7, PHR released Experiments in Torture: Human Subject Research and Experimentation in the Enhanced Interrogation Program to immediate, overwhelming response.