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Town Hall for Justice for Oscar Grant, Oakland, 4/11/09: photos and audio
by dave id
Saturday Apr 18th, 2009 2:31 PM
Coming on the heels of the Caravan for Justice II on April 8th, the Town Halls for Justice for Oscar Grant gathered again on April 11 to discuss recent events and their ongoing efforts to seek justice for Oscar Grant and other victims of police violence.

Bishop Fanzo King of John Coltrane Church speaks first and welcomes everyone to this week's Town Hall:
(audio 9:22)

Town Hall on BART Filing, Orloff Recall, & Caravan for Justice II, Oakland, 4/4/09: audio and photos:
http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/04/10/18587539.php

Town Hall Meetings
Every Saturday 4pm - 6pm
Olivet Institutional Missionary Baptist Church
807 27th Ave, Oakland
§Reverend Daniel Buford of People’s Institute West
by dave id Saturday Apr 18th, 2009 2:31 PM
(audio 13:06)
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Michael was handcuffed then tased in the back of a police patrol car within a few days of the murder of Oscar Grant.
§Minister Keith Muhammad
by dave id Saturday Apr 18th, 2009 2:31 PM
(audio 51:23)
§Wanda Johnson - Oscar Grant's mother
by dave id Saturday Apr 18th, 2009 2:31 PM
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§Wanda Johnson
by dave id Saturday Apr 18th, 2009 2:31 PM
(audio 12:36)
§No Justice No BART and Public Comment
by dave id Saturday Apr 18th, 2009 2:31 PM
(audio 39:58)

No Justice No BART speaks about their recent action on April 9th at the BART Board meeting (http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/04/10/18587569.php) and other speakers take turns making comments on a variety of subjects including reparations for African Americans.
§Diana Davis-Marks - godmother of Oscar Grant
by dave id Saturday Apr 18th, 2009 2:31 PM
(audio 16:23)
§Reverend Daniel Buford of People’s Institute West
by dave id Saturday Apr 18th, 2009 2:31 PM
(audio 2:25)