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Title: 4th Annual Vigil for Oscar Grant
START DATE: Tuesday January 01
TIME: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location Details:
Grant Station (Fruitvale BART)
Oakland
Event Type: Vigil/Ritual
4th Annual Vigil for Oscar Grant

Join Oscar Grant's family on this Day of Remembrance!

WE ARE ALL OSCAR GRANT


SPEAK OUT
- Family of murdered victims
- Chairman Fred Hampton Jr
- Community Activists


Guest Appearances:
- Libation
- African-Native-Latino Ceremony
- Poetry, music, spoken word
- Candle lighting, Balloon Releasing
- Words of inspiration by Min. Keith Muhammad


Guest Appearances:

Donald E. Lacy, Jr.
S.F.S.U. alumnus, who holds a B. A. Degree in Theater Arts (with a film minor}. His acting credits include: "Jack", "Blood In, Blood Out", "L.A. Heat", "Hangin' With Mr. Cooper", "Wolf', and many more. He will perform "Black Man Endangered Species".

Carlos Aguirre
Musician, Actor/Educator Emcee lnfinite will perform a Beatbox tribute to Oscar Grant.

Zar the Dip
Entertainer/Artist will perform new activist song "Pathetic Justice".

Chairman Fred Hampton Jr
President and Chair of the Prisoners of Conscience Committee (POCC). He is the son of Fred Hampton Sr., activist/deputy chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party (BPP).

Ras Ceylon
Emcee, educator and organizer bringing Revolutjonary music. a hip·hop meets reggae dynamic and explosively conscious lyrics. Performs live.


When: January 1st, 2013
Time: 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: Grant Station 3401 East 12'h St, (Fruitvale BART)


For More information, visit http://www.oscarsrantfoundation.com
Or call at 510-599-6357
Sponsored by Family of Oscar Grant, Oscar Grant Foundation, Community
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