Friday, February 12, 2010

International Teach-In for Mumia Abu-Jamal on 13 February

International Teach-In for Mumia Abu-Jamal

Sat., Feb. 13
12 noon to 5 p.m.
Abiding Truth Ministries Church
846 South 57th Street, Philadelphia
(one block north from Baltimore Ave.)

Activists from Philadelphia, across the U.S. and around the globe will take part in an important video streaming, video conferencing and live teach-in to take up the next stage in the struggle to free Mumia Abu-Jamal.

Updates will be provided on the latest legal developments including the Jan. 19 U.S. Supreme Court decision that opens the way for the reinstatement of the death sentence. Information will be provided for those unfamiliar with this important case of the U.S.'s most prominent political prisoner and action proposals will be discussed including a global petition campaign calling on U.S. Attorney Eric Holder to open an investigation into civil rights violations in this case.

Other proposals will discuss activities to reach out to and educate students and youth; and for events from April to July including teach-ins and protests.

For more information call 215.476.8812 or
215.724.1618 in Philadelphia or 212.330.8029 or
212.633.6646 in New York,

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