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Rally for Oscar Grant on his 23rd birthday
by Bill Hackwell (hckwll [at] yahoo.com)
Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
Over a hundred people marched through Hayward on what would of been Oscar Grant's 23rd birthday on Friday. A rally in front of the Hayward City Hall followed with a large outpouring of friends and family. Grant was shot in the back and killed execution style by BART police officer Johannes Mesherle on New Years Eve is free on bail.
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Family members called for justice for all those murdered by police and to keep the movement going.
§Stop Police Brutality
by Bill Hackwell Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
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§Wanda Johnson, mother of Oscar Grant
by Bill Hackwell Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
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§Family and Friends
by Bill Hackwell Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
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§RIP Oscar
by Bill Hackwell Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
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§mother of Oscar Grant with family members
by Bill Hackwell Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
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§Happy Birthday
by Bill Hackwell Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
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§Sophina Mesa, the mother of Oscar Grant's child
by Bill Hackwell Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
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§Oscar Grant's Family
by Bill Hackwell Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 6:26 PM
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Information neededCurly EstremeraTuesday Mar 3rd, 2009 3:51 PM
Song about Oscar I'd like to shareAidge 34Monday Mar 2nd, 2009 4:29 PM
A missed opportunityPhilip BlackMonday Mar 2nd, 2009 12:09 AM
A DisgracentuitSunday Mar 1st, 2009 10:51 PM
Unhappy Birthday, SHAME ON THE CITY OF HAYWARD !!!Idriss Stelley Action & Resource CenterSunday Mar 1st, 2009 10:06 PM
racism.Saturday Feb 28th, 2009 9:03 PM
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