Call to Action from the San Diego Coalition for Justice for Oscar Grant

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UPDATE: Oscar Grant's murderer, Johannes Mehserle, found guilty of involuntary (what?) manslaughter.

Meet at 6pm at the ARMORY Hip Hop Shop downtown: F st. & 8th avenue for a candle light vigil & community speak out (with cultural program!) to demand justice for Oscar Grant and others who have suffered at the hands of state terror.
* Statements by KmB SD x PSL SD x Affirm Gabnet SD x
* Performances by Kuttin Kandi x Miki Vale x more to come!
* DJ Sets by: DJ Trackstar x Felt1 x Beatnick x Deprave x kidRiz

We are inviting you to UNITE and stand in SOLIDARITY with peoples through out California and the nation, who demand justice for OSCAR GRANT, a 22 year old young man, who was executed face down by Oakland Transit Officer Johannes Mehserle. As the trial for the resigned officer concludes and we await the verdict this week, we are asking you to help us organize a unified response to this injustice and be a part of the formation of: The San Diego Coalition for Justice for Oscar Grant.

Alongside our brothers and sisters from LA, Oakland and others across the nation we will gather and mobilize on the day/evening of the verdict to honor the life of this young father who was unjustly taken from his family, his girlfriend and 4-year-old daughter on New Years Day 2009. --Read More from SD Justice for Oscar--

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