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Add comment on:Town Hall for Justice for Oscar Grant, Oakland, 8/15/09: audio
Minister Keith Muhammad speaks about issues surrounding the murder of Oscar Grant III, including the new police oversight model approved by the BART Board. He talks about the lies police have told regarding the murders of Oscar Grant by BART police and Parnell Smith by Oakland police. Cephus Johnson, Oscar Grant's uncle, talks about the struggles Oscar Grant's surviving friends are going through now. He also makes some honest and astute comments regarding the prejudices that people too easily carry with them when judging police actions or labor disputes. After an opening prayer, Minister Keith introduces Dr. Ramona Tascoe who speaks first:
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