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October 2, 2008

2008.10.02: FRIDAY 10/3 – House Party for Abolition!

Filed under: Civil Rights,Criminal Justice,Racism,Sentencing — nyclaw01 @ 5:06 pm

From:  Kurti, Rebecca
Sent: Thursday, October 02, 2008 5:06 PM
To: 1199 Members; ALAA MEMBERS
Subject: FRIDAY 10/3 – House Party for Abolition!


Fundraiser for the Campaign to End the Death Penalty

Hosted by:

Lawrence Hayes – former Black Panther & Death Row inmate

Brian Jones – actor and activist

Alan Newton – exonerated in 2006 after 22 years in prison

Tony Papa – artist, Rockefeller drug law survivor and activist

Yusef Salaam – exonerated in the Central Park 5 case


Time and Place:

Friday, October 3rd

6:30 pm

145 W. 122nd St. #3, Harlem

Between Adam Clayton Powell and Malcolm X Blvds

closest train stops: A/B/C/D 125 St., 2/3 125th St.


The Campaign to End the Death Penalty needs your help to continue the fight to end capital punishment. Come to this special get-together to celebrate the movement with us, and to support the fight for abolition. All are welcome.


$15-$20 donation at the door – food, wine & beer included in cover.


For more information


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