Resisting State Repression: Confronting Police and FBI Repression of Communities of Color & Oppressed Nationalities

Event Information
Date: 
Sat, 2011-05-21 19:00
Location: 
56 Walker St in Lower Manhattan - take any train to Canal st, two blocks south, between Broadway and Church
New York City, NY
United States

Flyer for resisting state repression eventPlease join the NY Committee to Stop FBI Repression, Al-Awda NY, and DRUM for this important event next Saturday May 21st at 56 Walker St. in lower Manhattan (take any train to Canal st, two blocks south, between Broadway and Church)

Hatem Abudayyeh, a Palestinian human rights activist, will speak about government repression against Palestinians, Arabs, and Muslims in the US. Hatem's home was raided by the FBI last fall, where he was served a Grand Jury subpoena along with 23 other anti-war, international solidarity, and Palestinian community activists.

A speaker from Desis Rising Up and Moving (DRUM) will talk about the impact of local and federal law enforcement misconduct on South Asian, Arab, and Muslim communities in New York.

CCR attorney Shayana Kadidal will give a legal update on the scope of Material Support Laws in the wake of the June 2010 Supreme Court decision, Humanitarian Law Project vs. Holder.

This event is sponsored by: NY Committee to Stop FBI Repression, Al-Awda NY, DRUM.

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