Friday Oct 21 3pm Revolution Books TEACH-IN
AT OCCUPY CHICAGO
Police Brutality, Mass Incarceration, and the Criminalization of Youth: the Cold Truth about the "War on Crime" and Our Responsibility to Act
- What is the history of this epidemic of police brutality?
- What is our responsibility to act?
- What can people do to create a situation where the demonized youth in the inner cities are not locked down in a "new Jim Crow" but instead can become a part of the struggle for the future of humanity?
The American Campaign of criminalization includes the"legal lynching" of Troy Davis, the 700,000 "stop & frisk of Black and Brown youth in NYC.
At the same time courageous hunger strike by CA prisoners exposing how tens of thousands of US prisoners face conditions of torture.
Bring your friends , your students, your toughest questions, and your boldest ideas to Jackson & Lasalle this Friday Oct 21 at 3pm
Read the REVOLUTION newspaper interview with Carl Dix about October 22, 2011:
Time to Intensify Outpouring of Resistance
|Join us in these events and build for OCTOBER 22-WEAR BLACK|
Friday, October 21st is the Day of Defiance in schools called by Oct. 22nd Coalition to Stop Police Brutality, Repression and the Criminalization of a Generation --
Friday, Oct 21, 4:30-5:30 meet at State and Jackson to Build for Oct 22nd and the Occupy Chicago march (check their web site for time)http://occupychi.org/calendar/