top
East Bay
East Bay
Newswire
Calendar
Features
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
View other events for the week of 8/18/2019
Faruq on Black August
Date Sunday August 18
Time 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Event Type Class/Workshop
Organizer/AuthorNews & Letters
Emailbanandl [at] yahoo.com
Location Details
Niebyl-Proctor Library, upstairs
6501 Telegraph Ave., Oakland
From Nat Turner (1831) and George Jackson (1971) to the breakthrough California prisoners’ hunger strikes (2011-13) initiated at Pelican Bay

Faruq was a Marxist-Humanist correspondent and participant in the historic 2011-13 hunger strikes at Pelican Bay’s notorious short corridor of the Security Housing Unit (SHU). See his reports reprinted in “We want to be validated as human.” He will discuss the relation of Black August to these events and what is new in this chapter of the history of the struggle for liberation.

Sunday, August 18
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Niebyl-Proctor Library, upstairs
6501 Telegraph Ave., Oakland
Added to the calendar on Saturday Aug 10th, 2019 8:27 PM

We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!

Donate

donate now

$ 222.00 donated
in the past month

Get Involved

If you'd like to help with maintaining or developing the website, contact us.

Publish

Publish your stories and upcoming events on Indybay.

IMC Network