The Philadelphia Inquirer published the article below about the Dallas 6 on Saturday, after coming to our press conference. Shandre Delaney wrote a letter in response, which was published in today’s (Wednesday’s) Inquirer.
Keep the momentum going! • Please circulate this letter and article to your networks, friends, and to media contacts. • There are negative comments online so urgently please add your comment to the original article here and on Shandre’s letter here. • Write a letter to the editor stating why you are supporting the Dallas 6. • Please also watch and circulate this video of the electrifying Community Forum held last Friday at Tabernacle United Church in Philadelphia, with Shandre Delaney and prisoner whistleblowers Derrick Stanley of the Dallas 6 and Isaac Sanchez. • Make a Donation to help with legal and other expenses • See below for more you can do to support the Dallas 6.
To arrange for speaking engagements for Shandre, Derrick, and Isaac, or if you are interested in travelling to the trial on Nov 10 from the Philadelphia area, contact us at 215-848-1120 or firstname.lastname@example.org
What: Dallas 6 Press conference
When: Fri Oct 24 12:30pm
Where: AFSCME District 1199C board room, 1319 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Contact: Shandre Delaney, mother of one of the Dallas 6; Human Rights Coalition 412-403-6101
Phoebe Jones, Justice for the Dallas 6 Support Campaign; Global Women’s Strike 610-505-4944
Saturday, March 8th 2014
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Women Against Repression & Occupation:
Rock, Rap & Speakout vs Poverty, Prisons & War
1:30-6:30pm, Tabernacle United Church 3700 Chestnut St. W Philly All welcome!
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Children’s activities, food, action tables, door prizes… Video commemoration of March 8, 1971 FBI Break-in
About 20 people, mainly women of color, braved the cold to join Carolyn Hill outside the Department of Human Services in lighting candles for loved ones we are separated from this holiday season due to the foster care system, prison system, immigration policies, poverty, war… Ms Hill’s nieces were taken from her care by DHS because she lacked a GED. This is her second Christmas without them, and they without her. It was announced that Kimberly Rivera has been freed from prison and reunited with her newborn and family for the holidays.
Wednesday, Dec 18 4:30-5:30pm at the Department of Human Services (DHS) 1515 Arch St, Philadelphia (program at 5pm)
Join Carolyn Hill in lighting a candle for a loved one not home for the holidays because in foster care, group home, prison, solitary confinement, psych ward, juvenile or immigrant detention, nursing home, a juvenile lifer, poverty draft ....
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