Communities, Families, Students and Labor Unite to Stop Police Brutality and Racial Profiling
Keynote Speaker: Angela Davis
Tuesday, December 18 From 7pm – 9pm, Laney College Theater, 900 Fallon Street, Oakland One block from Lake Merritt BART station
Tickets are $10 general/$5 student and low-income. Available at http://honoringalanblueford.brownpapertickets.com/ or at the door. No one turned away for lack of funds. All proceeds go to Justice for Alan Blueford Coalition (JAB). Donations are tax deductible. http://www.Justice4AlanBlueford.org for more information.
Join noted author and activist Angela Davis with Adam and Jeralynn Blueford in honoring their son Alan Blueford for what would have been his nineteenth birthday. Alan was murdered by OPD officer Miguel Masso on May 6, 2012, just weeks before he was to graduate from Skyline High School in Oakland.
This event will bring together family members of victims of police brutality with important activists from across the country to both honor our fallen youth and chart a course for stopping the epidemic of racial profiling and police abuse especially targeting Black and Brown communities.
Jeralynn and Adam Blueford, Constance Graham, Damien Ramirez, Clarence Thomas, Crystallee Crain, Jack Bryson, C.D. Witherspoon, Fred Hampton, Jr., Tim Killings, Dan Siegel and more, plus cultural performances.
Sponsored by: Justice for Alan Blueford Coalition (JAB) and the Laney Black Student Union.