The Center for Constitutional Rights and NLGSF presentâ€¦
BLACK POWER TO GREEN SCARE:
The Criminalization of Dissent in the United States
Thursday, June 5, 2008
3543 18th St #8
San Francisco, CA 94110
Join the Center for Constitutional Rights for an engaging and important discussion exploring the criminalization of dissent historically and in the era of the so-called "war on terror." Hear from directly impacted communities and the attorneys and grassroots organizers struggling against repression.
Shayana Kadidal, Center for Constitutional Rights – Managing attorney of the Guantanamo Global Justice Initiative.
Richard Brown, one of the "San Francisco 8," former Black Panthers facing renewed charges based on torture evidence
Michel Shehadeh, one of the "Los Angeles 8", Palestinian and Kenyan immigrants targeted for their political activity who won a historic victory after a 20-year struggle in November 2007
And a spokesperson involved in the struggle against the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act and the suppression of environmental activism in California
Moderated by Annette Warren Dickerson, Director of Education and Outreach, CCR