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People's Tribunal: Oscar Grant & the Epidemic of Police Brutality, Oakland 3/22/09: photos
by dave id
Monday Mar 23rd, 2009 9:37 PM
On Sunday, March 22nd, Revolution Books and the Bay Area Revolution Club held a "People's Tribunal" at Calvin Simmons Middle School in Oakland to examine the police murder of Oscar Grant III and countless others. Activists, an academic, a former BART employee, the author of Stolen Lives book, and families spoke to share their experiences and learnings from being the victims of police abuse and/or confronting the issue.
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Missing photos of Opie Santos, of the Bay Area Revolution Club, and Cornelius Hall (who was not present), father of Jerrold Hall, killed by BART police in 1992.

Event announcement: http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/03/04/18575004.php

Full audio of the event can be found at:
§Larry Everest & Reiko Redmonde - Bay Area Revolution Club
by dave id Monday Mar 23rd, 2009 9:37 PM
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http://www.revolutionbooks.org
§Zeporia Smith - Oscar Grant's aunt
by dave id Monday Mar 23rd, 2009 9:37 PM
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§Lita Gomez - sister of Sophina Mesa, fiance of Oscar Grant
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§Lou Brown - Bay Area Revolution Club
by dave id Monday Mar 23rd, 2009 9:37 PM
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http://www.revolutionbooks.org
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and Catherine Adams, to right
§Clyde Young - Revolutionary Communist Party
by dave id Monday Mar 23rd, 2009 9:37 PM
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http://www.revcom.us
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http://peopleunited.org
§Teresa Tims - mother of Richard Tims, killed by SFPD in 2002
by dave id Monday Mar 23rd, 2009 9:37 PM
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Teresa Tims on right
§Gene Pepi - retired BART station agent, union VP
by dave id Monday Mar 23rd, 2009 9:37 PM
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http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/03/24/18581488.php
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http://mysite.verizon.net/vzeo9ewi/idrissstelleyfoundation/
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http://stolenlives.org