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Black August - Passin It On (Part One): Generation to Generation
Date Friday August 01
Time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
2313 San Pablo Ave, Oakland
Event Type Panel Discussion
Organizer/AuthorQilombo
Os Qilombo
&
The Black August Organizing Committee
Presents

Black August - Passin It On (Part One): Generation to Generation

The First in a Bay City Tour

A Community Discussion With:

URGENT UPDATE: CRITICAL PROGRAM CHANGES

****Due to unforeseen Circumstances Ilyasah Shabazz - The Daughter of Malcolm X, Trustee of the Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial, Educational, and Cultural Center in NYC, author of “Growing Up X” (2002), “Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to be Malcolm X” (2014)...

WILL NOT BE APPEARING AT THIS PROGRAM.

Admission to a program featuring Ms. Shabazz will be honored at a future as yet unscheduled date and time. Make sure to sign in upon attending ANY of the programs so that you can be contacted, when it is scheduled.****

Dhoruba bin Wahad
Former Field Secretary of the NY Black Panther Party, Co-Founder Black Liberation Army, Former Political Prisoner and Prisoner of War, author of "Still Black, Still Strong" (1993), subject of the documentary film "Passin' It On" (2001) and the book "The Savage City: Race, Murder, and a Generation on the Edge" (2011) by T.J. English

Ernesto Vigil
Former Vice Chairman of the Crusade for Justice under Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales, author of "The Crusade For Justice: Chicano Militancy and the Government's War on Dissent" (1999), featured in the documentaries: "Chicano! The History of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement" (1996), "Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle" (2014)

Shaka At-Thinnin
Prisoner Advocate and Abolitionist, Chairman of the Black August Organizing Committee

With an Introduction by: Raul "Curly" Estremera

Spoken Word, Food and Hip Hop

ADMISSION
$15 Regular/$12 Student
(Special 2 Event Ticket - $25)
NO ONE TURNED AWAY FOR LACK OF FUNDS

A Fundraiser for Qilombo

TIME:
From 6pm to 9pm

For More Information, Contact:
(510) 338-7933
info [at] qilombo.org
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