2013 Liberty Dinner
A benefit for the ACLU Foundation of Oregon with featured guest Glenn Greenwald.
777 NE MLK Jr Blvd, Portland
(directions and parking info)
5:30 p.m. - Sponsors' Reception in the Skyview Terrace
6 p.m. - Cash bar outside of the Oregon Ballroom
7 p.m. - Dinner and program in the Oregon Ballroom
Liberty - lib-er-tee, noun
the quality or state of being free:
freedom from physical restraint;
freedom from arbitrary or despotic control;
the positive enjoyment of various social, political, or economic rights and privileges;
the power of choice.
It’s worth celebrating! It’s worth defending.
Please join us for our key fundraising event of the year. We promise to engage, educate and entertain! Liberty … it’s worth supporting.
Featured Speaker: Glenn Greenwald
Glenn worked as a constitutional and civil rights litigator before becoming a columnist and blogger to Salon.com and then The Guardian, where he focuses on political and legal topics. He has written three New York Times bestsellers: How Would a Patriot Act? (2006); A Tragic Legacy (2007); and With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law is Used to Destroy Equality and Protect the Powerful (2011). He also wrote Great American Hypocrites (2008). Glenn is a big fan of the ACLU – join us and find out why.
Glenn's latest book will be available for purchase at the dinner through Annie Bloom's Books and a book signing will immediately follow the dinner. To receive a free autographed copy, become a Torchbearer Sponsor which includes entry to the Sponsors' Reception with Glenn Greenwald and David Fidanque prior to the dinner.
Honoring David Fidanque, Executive Director. Help us celebrate David’s 20th anniversary as the Executive Director of the ACLU of Oregon and honor his 31 years of enhancing and protecting civil liberties in Oregon.
Interested in becoming a sponsor?
Download the sponsorship benefits and sponsor form. Tributes to David (and advertisements) can be purchased for inclusion in the printed program – contact Gail Anderson at 503.552.2101 for additional information.
Sponsored in part by: