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Amnesty's Get On The Bus for Human Rights - D.C. 2013!!

Take the day off for human rights...


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Get on the Bus

Washington, DC

Friday, April 12, 2013


Join like-minded activists for a day of rallies and fun for human rights in our nation’s capital.

Get on the Bus for Human Rights (GOTB) is an annual day of human rights education and activism organized by Amnesty International USA groups in Somerville, MA and Washington, DC. We organize peaceful actions outside of embassies, consulates, and public spaces on behalf of those whose human rights have been violated. In 2011, Amnesty local groups in Washington, DC brought the event to the nation’s capital for the first time. 2013 marks the third annual Get on the Bus Day in Washington, DC, on Friday, April 12.

On-site Registration starts at 8:30am. Below is the schedule of the day. Online registration + more details about the events:



8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Registration (at Friends Meeting of Washington)

9:30 – 11:00 Formal Program (will include Dominican Republic action)

11:00 – 11:15 Snack break

11:30 – 11:55 Romania

12:00 – 12:20 Sudan

12:25 – 12:45 Indonesia

12:45 – 1:15 Pizza lunch at Dupont Circle

1:15 – 1:45 LGBT Rights (at Dupont Circle)

1:45 – 2:45 Choice actions: Zimbabwe or bus to Bangladesh and Somalia

2:45 Day ends at Dupont Circle

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  • Becky F.

    another fun Get on the Bus-DC, rallying at embassies for human rights. :)

    April 17, 2013

  • Thomas De C.

    See you there!!!

    April 8, 2013

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