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September 26, 2011

2011.09.26: FW: Campaign to End New Jim Crow – mtg Oct 1st at Riverside Church

Filed under: Civil Rights,Criminal Justice,Political Action,Racism,Sentencing — nyclaw01 @ 11:40 am
From: Carroll, Nora
Sent: Monday, September 26, 2011 11:40 AM
To: ALAA MEMBERS; 1199 Members
Subject: FW: Campaign to End New Jim Crow – mtg Oct 1st at Riverside Church
FYI.  Newish grassroots group organizing in NYC around issues of prisoner justice/mass incarceration, etc. 

———- Forwarded message ———-
From: CampaignToEndNewJimCrow <campaigntoendnewjimcrow@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 11:30 AM
Subject: Come to October 1st Meeting at Riverside Church
To: carroll.nora@gmail.com

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The Campaign to End the New Jim Crow
and Attica is All of Us invite you to:
ORGANIZING MEETING to STOP THE NEW JIM CROW
Saturday, October 1
1:00-4:00pm
Assembly Hall, Riverside Church
490 Riverside Drive, New York NY 10027
(Enter on Claremont Ave between 120th & 121st Streets)
START study groups, DEMAND justice, CHALLENGE legislators, HOLD law enforcement accountable, DOCUMENT the struggle, GET INVOLVED!
Join us in building a movement to end mass incarceration and the injustices of the new caste system. Inspired by Michelle Alexander’s book “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Color Blindness,” we have been working hard to bring together teams of people on initiatives to challenge different aspects of the criminal INjustice system. This meeting will be a chance to get involved with the Campaign’s various activities.

 

Find out how you can help at our first open organizing meeting.
All are welcome!
For more information, visit our website at http://www.endnewjimcrow.org
or call 212-501-2112
You are receiving this email because you are a supporter of the Campaign to End the New Jim Crow or Attica is All of Us, or attended The Campaign to End the New Jim Crow’s May 21st event with Michelle Alexander or Attica is All of Us’s 40th Anniversary of the Attica Rebellion on September 9, both at Riverside Church in New York City.
We would like to keep you informed of our efforts to end mass incarceration and hope you will join us in the struggle. However, if you wish to opt out of future emails from the Campaign to End the New Jim Crow, please use the SafeUnsubscribe button below.

 

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