Sunday, February 21 at 6:30 pm
Free Mumia Abu-Jamal!
FREE ‘EM ALL!
Presented by Prisoners of Conscience Committee,
Prison Radio, and
the Labor Action Committee To Free Mumia Abu-Jamal
Chaired by Holly Saucy
Mumia Abu-Jamal is an innocent political prisoner, framed for a crime he didn’t commit, and now in his 28th year of incarceration on death row.
A special benefit is being held here this evening to hear:
Pam Africa, spokeswoman for the Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal;
Fred Hampton Jr, Co-Founder and Chairperson of the Prisoners of Conscience Committee (POCC), and son of the assassinated Black Panther leader;
Ramona Africa, survivor of the 1985 police bombing of the MOVE house in Philadelphia, former political prisoner, and member of the MOVE organization;
JR , Co-Founder, organizer, and Minister of Information for POCC and Block Report Radio, Associate editor of the SF Bay View, and one of the last defendants in the Oakland 100 case;
Jack Heyman, Executive Board Member of Local 10 of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), member of the Labor Action Committee To Free Mumia Abu-Jamal, and organizer of the ILWU West Coast ports shutdown to free Mumia in 1999;
Francisco Torres, the last remaining defendant in the SF 8 case — he will give us an update on the case;
Pierre Labossierre of the Haiti Action Committee will give us an update on Haiti.
A Sneak Preview of: “OPERATION SMALL AXE,” will be presented with the POCC Minister of Information JR and director Adimu Madyun on hand.
This program on Mumia will benefit Prison Radio, the non-profit organization that records and produces the voice of Mumia Abu-Jamal, “the voice of the voiceless.”
This event is endorsed by: the Campaign To End the Death Penalty, Kevin Cooper Defense Committee, South Bay Committee In Solidarity with Cuba, Oakland Teachers For Mumia, Haiti Action Committee, Mobilization To Free Mumia Abu-Jamal, Kiilu Nyasha (former Black Panther and radio host), California Peace And Freedom Party, SF 8 Defense Committee, San Francisco Gray Panthers, the Berkeley Gray Panthers, and the SF ANSWER Coalition.
$10 — $1000 Donations Accepted
No one will be turned away for lack of funds
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