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Families from across USA Injustice from Ferguson to Oakland
Date Saturday October 25
Time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Eastside Arts Alliance
2277 International Boulevard
Oakland,CA 94606
USA
Event Type Panel Discussion
Organizer/AuthorUncle Bobby
WHERE:when 6pm
Eastside Arts Alliance
2277 International Boulevard
Oakland,CA 94606
USA

EVENT
The event will coincide with the earlier Helping Hearts 2 Heal event (see occupyoakland.org callendar events) sponsored by the Alan Blueford Foundation Participants will proceed to ESAA for our From Ferguson, Florida, Georgia, Chicago to Oakland event. There they will be joined by other mothers and family members of slain youth, including the family Kendrick Johnson-Georgia, the family of Joseph Andrews-Tampa Florida, the family of Emmett Till-Chicago, the family of Marlon Brown-Deland Florida, the family of Jordan Davis-Jacksonville Florida, and families from California – Alan Blueford, Kenneth Harding, Ernest Duenez, James Rivera, Dinyl New, Mario Romero, and many others.

The program:
1. Introduction and Libation
2. Performance and presentation (Prosperity Movement)
3. ABPsi presentation
4. Report back from Ferguson (Ferguson youth)
5. Recognition of families from out of state
6. Families speak

Joining Us Elaine Brown, Only female chairman of BBP
Ferguson Youth from the front line

Also joining us Tef Poe of Ferguson
Hip Hop artist and activist from an area just outside of Ferguson, Missouri. Tef Poe has been organizing in Ferguson since the beginning of protests and is partly responsible for bringing the incidents to national attention via social media. Tef Poe has written for Time Magazine and was recently honored by The National Association of Black Journalists for his work in documenting the events in Ferguson.

This is a Love Not Blood Campaign sponsored Event
Added to the calendar on Saturday Oct 25th, 2014 1:11 AM

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