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Free Bradley Manning And All Political Prisoners @ OCCUPY 4 PRISONERS OAKLAND
Date Tuesday April 24
Time 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location Details
Oscar Grant Plaza, 14th and Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorMichael

Join the Free Bradley Manning contingent at Oakland's OCCUPY THE INJUSTICE DEPARTMENT protest organized by OCCUPY4PRISONERS in solidarity with accused wikileaks whistleblower Bradley Manning during the pre-trial hearings at Ft. Meade MD and in solidarity with Occupy the Justice Department actions in DC and Nationwide.

Bradley Manning is a 24-year-old Army intelligence analyst facing life in prison, is accused of leaking a video showing the killing of civilians, including two Reuters journalists, by a US Apache helicopter crew in Iraq. He is also charged with sharing the documents known as the Afghan War Diary, the Iraq War Logs, and embarrassing US diplomatic cables, with the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks. The video and documents have illuminated such issues as the true number and cause of civilian casualties in Iraq, human rights abuses by U.S.-funded contractors and foreign militaries, and the role that spying and bribes play in international diplomacy. The Department of Justice (DOJ) is a leading collaborating agency involved in the prosecution US Army PFC Bradley Manning.

On April 24th we will occupy the Department of Justice. Demands include: Ending solitary confinement, stopping torture, ending mass incarceration, police brutality and murder, inhumane treatment of people in prison, Free Bradley Manning! and more.

TUESDAY, APRIL 24TH – OAKLAND

4PM – Rally and Truth Mob at Oscar Grant Plaza, 14th and Broadway

5PM – March to Federal Building, then to:

6PM – Putting the Injustice System on Trial at 19th and Telegraph

DC Action website: http://www.occupythejusticedepartment.com

O4P: http://www.occupy4prisoners.org /occupy4prisoners [at] gmail.com

Bradley Manning Support Network: Bradleymanning.org
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