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Day in Solidarity with African People
Date Sunday October 13
Time 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location Details
Kehilla Community Synagogue,
1300 Grand Ave., Oakland, CA 94610
Event Type Teach-In
Organizer/AuthorPenny Hess, Chairwoman of USM
The Day in Solidarity with African People salutes the African-led movement for self-determination to end the police violence, mass imprisonment, poverty and unemployment faced by African people everywhere in a system built on slavery and genocide.
Uniting African people on four continents, the Uhuru Movement builds self-reliance programs including infant and maternal wellness clinics, a fitness gym, community organizations and African media.
Speakers include Cephus Johnson, the uncle Oscar Grant; the Ghetto Prophet of the Onyx Organizing Committee; Umi Hagatani of the Japan Resource Center. Featuring Omali Yeshitela, Chairman of the African People’s Socialist Party, along with local activists and spoken word artists. Sponsored by the Uhuru Solidarity Movement.
510-542-9740; Oakland [at] uhurusolidarity.org; http://www.uhurusolidarity.org
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