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Title: Walkout! Justice for Oscar Grant!
START DATE: Friday January 16
TIME: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location Details:
Downtown Oakland, Alameda County Courthouse - Fallon and 12th
Event Type: Protest
Contact NameJustice for Oscar Grant Committee
Email Addressjusticeforoscargrant [at] gmail.com
Phone Number
Address
Justice for Oscar Grant!
* Arrest and Jail Mehserle for the Murder of Oscar Grant — Right Now!
* Drop All Charges Against All Protesters — Right Now!
* No More Police Murder!

Walk-out from your high school/college/work this Friday. Protest/Speak-out starts at 1:00 at the County Courthouse (near 12th St. BART). The righteous protests of the past week need to be joined by many many more people if this murdering pig is going to be brought to justice.
Join the Justice for Oscar Grant Committee, organize your school, get in contact with us...




Added to the calendar on Thursday Jan 15th, 2009 3:16 PM

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§Even nearer to Lake Merritt BART
by amo Thursday Jan 15th, 2009 7:54 PM
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by SF Gate
Thursday Jan 15th, 2009 11:08 PM
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/01/15/BASK15BEK6.DTL
Anticipating more violent protests in the coming weeks, Oakland officials said they'll hire unarmed private security guards to patrol downtown and help provide additional "eyes and ears" to police, Mayor Ron Dellums said Thursday.
by common terry
Friday Jan 16th, 2009 12:16 PM
If you know that a Bank does Evil and you smash its windows,
you wont look like an idiot at trial if you get arrested.

If you smash a small shoe sales shop windows,
many people will say you were stupid.
by bob
Friday Jan 16th, 2009 1:30 PM
have anything to do with a crime committed by a BART Police officer?

I don't understand the connection.

People smashed the windows at Wallgreens. What was the point of that?
Those of us who live in downtown Oakland buy our toothpaste there. We know the cashiers, they are part of our community.

When you take out anger on people (or businesses) who are innocent bystanders, you just increase the amount of hate in the world.

They criminal is in jail. No bail

Now Justice. Now Peace.

by mesha
Friday Jan 16th, 2009 11:29 PM
The innocent bystanders are still alive/

The innocent, unarmed young Brother is still DEAD.

On the 7th and the 15th, some innocent bystanders their losses, but expressed the sentiment as above.

How about expressing synpathy and support to the grieving family for a refreshing change ?