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Title: People's Tribunal:The Murder of Oscar Grant & the Epidemic of Police Brutality
START DATE: Sunday March 22
TIME: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location Details:
Calvin Simmons Middle School Cafeteria
2101 35th Ave, Oakland (south of Fruitvale Avenue, east of Foothill Boulevard.)
Event Type: Meeting
Contact NameRevolution Books & Bay Area Revolution Club
Email Addressrevolutionbooks [at] sbcglobal.net
Phone Number(510)848-1196 and (510)725-8754
Address2425 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
PEOPLE’S TRIBUNAL: THE MURDER OF OSCAR GRANT AND THE NATIONWIDE EPIDEMIC OF POLICE BRUTALITY


Hear relatives of victims of police murder, journalists, legal experts, arrested activists, and others present testimony, evidence and analysis of:


the murder of Oscar Grant, the coverup, and the district attorney’s “prosecution”
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the nationwide epidemic of police brutality and murder – torture, tasers, extra-legal executions & thousands of stolen lives
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the systemic roots of this epidemic
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racism, national oppression and the targeting of Black and Latino youth
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how courts, politicians and media protect killer cops
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the repression and media vilification of Oscar Grant protests
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how to win Justice for Oscar Grant and all victims of police murder, and halt police brutality and murder

JUSTICE FOR OSCAR GRANT!
ENOUGH IS ENOUGH! NO MORE STOLEN LIVES!
THE WHOLE DAMN SYSTEM IS GUILTY!


Initiators:
Bay Area Revolution Club 510-725-8754, bayarearevolutionclub [at] gmail.com
Revolution Books 510-848-l196, http://www.revolutionbooks.org
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Participants include:

Zeporia Smith
Auntie of Oscar Grant
Mother of Johntue [Oscar's Best Friend]

Robin Glenn
Auntie of Jody Mack Woodfox and

Aisha Coleman, former partner of Jody and mother of Jody's children
Jody was killed by Oakland Police Officer Hector Jimenez on July 25, 2008

Patricia Johnson
Sister of Anita Gay
Anita was killed by Berkeley Police on Feb. 16, 2008

Sonya Wahnee
Mother of Andrew Moppin
Andrew was killed by Oakland Police Officer Hector Jimenez on December 31, 2007

Ara Jo
Cousin of Michael Chou
Michael was killed by La Habra Police on Dec. 31, 2007

Lavita Olliver
Sister of Glen Willis
Glen was killed by Oakland Police, Aug 6, 2003


Meesha Irizarry, mother of Idriss Stelley
Idriss was killed by San Francisco Police, June 13th, 2001

Danny Garcia
Brother of Mark Garcia
Mark was killed by San Francisco Police, April 6, 1996

Rashidah Grinage
Wife of Raphael, Mother of Luke
Luke and Raphael Grinage were killed by Oakland Police on December 15, 1993

Cornelius Hall, Father of Jerrold Hall: written testimony
Jerrold was killed by BART Police November 15, 1992





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