Members of the CJ Caucus will be attending a great event on Friday, Sept. 9 at Riverside Church and we encourage others to attend. Attica is All of Us will feature an evening of music, performances and conversation to mark the 40th anniversary of the Attica Rebellion and Massacre and address current prison struggles. It is FREE and open to the public.
Those attending include
Attica Brothers, represented by:
Calvin “Hutch” Hutchinson
William Anthony Maynard
Al Hajji Sharif
asha bandele, Writer, Poet, Activist; Drug Policy Alliance,
Amiri Baraka, Poet, Playwright, Activist
Dhoruba Al-Mujahid Bin-Wahad, Consultant, Institute For Development of Pan-African Policy, Ghana, W. Africa
Soffiyah Elijah, Executive Director, Correctional Association
Elizabeth Fink, Attica Brothers Legal Defense
Amy Goodman, Journalist, Author; Host and Executive Director, Democracy Now!
Joseph “Jazz” Hayden, Campaign to End the New Jim Crow
Jamal Joseph, Former Black Panther; Chair, Columbia University’s School of the Arts Film division.
Cornel West, Professor, Princeton; Public Intellectual & Activist
Attica is All of Us
Friday, September 9 2011
7-10pm (doors open at 6:30 PM)
490 Riverside Drive New York, NY 10027
(Enter at 91 Claremont Avenue)
Presented by Attica is All of Us and The Riverside Church Prison Ministry