As the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks approaches, we’ve been digging through the Sept. 7, 2001, issue of Washington City Paper, the last pre-9/11 issue. We’ll be publishing some interesting things we find between now and next weekend.

Today: An ad for an Amnesty International event that, considering Abu Ghraib, Guantánamo, and extraordinary rendition, feels a little too eerily prescient in retrospect.