November 9 is another milestone in the decades-long struggle to win justice for Mumia Abu-Jamal. We are aware of two events in Oakland and San Francisco
When: Tuesday, November 9 at 12:00 noon
Where: 14th and Broadway in downtown Oakland
What: Rally to free Mumia and demand an end to the death penalty
Sponsor: Labor Action Committee to free Mumia
Contact: 510 763-2347
Come out on November 9th 2010 to say:
END THE RACIST DEATH PENALTY!
For more information, visit the sponsor's web page.
The Peace and Freedom Party has endorsed this event.
When: Tuesday, November 9 at 7:00pm
Where: Centro del Pueblo, 474 Valencia Street, San Francisco (MAP)
What: Emergency Protest Rally & Film Screening of "Justice On Trial"
Sponsor: The Mobilization to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal
Contact: 510-268-9428, www.freemumia.org, or email jmackler - at - lmi.net
Admission: $5 to $20 sliding scale, no one turned away for lack of funds
Featured speakers include Hans Bennett, Co-founder, Journalists for Mumia; Rebecca Doran, Committee to Free Kevin Cooper; Jeff Mackler, West Coast Coordinator, Lynne Stewart Defense Committee; Laura Herrera, Co-Coordinator, Mobilization to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal; Alicia Jrapko, International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban Five; Tom Lacey, State Executive Committee, California Peace & Freedom Party; Cristina Gutierrez, Barrio Unido; Merle Woo, SF poet
For more information, download this flyer.
The Peace and Freedom Party has not specifically endorsed this event, but is represented among the speakers.