"One of the first steps we are going to become involved in as an Organization of Afro-American Unity will be to work with every leader and other organization in this country interested in a program designed to bring your and my problem before the United Nations ... We must take it out of the hands of the United States government."
- Malcolm X,
Speech at Founding Rally of the OAAU,
28 June 1964
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2008
Moving Agitational Picket
1st Ave. from 42nd to 47th Sts. (Trains: 4,5,6 to 42d St.; 7 to Grand Central)
- Bring your banners, signs, noisemakers, drums, whistles, etc.
Simultaneous delegation to United Nations for meeting inside UN
8:00 pm until...
Evening Concert to Benefit the Prisoners
@ the Knitting Factory @ 74 Leonard St. (corner. of Church St.), Manhattan
(Trains: 1, 9 to Franklin; A,C,E, N, R to Canal)
Box office: 212-219-3132
SATURDAY, OCTOBER, 2008
Rally at the Harlem State Office Building
163 W. 125th Street (corner of Adam Clayton Powell Blvd.)
(Trains: A,B,C,D,2,3 to 125th)
March through Harlem
Closing Rally in Morningside Park
Between 112th & 114th near Morningside Ave. entrances
(Trains: B,C,2,3 to 110th)
Organized by the October 10th Coalition (list in formation): Jericho Movement, Anarchist Black Cross Federation (NYC), Free Mumia Abu-Jamal Coalition (NYC), International Ctte. in Support of Imam Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin, Leonard Peltier Support Group (NYC), Malcolm X Commemoration Ctte., ProLibertad, Resistance in Brooklyn, Safiya Bukhari/Nuh Washington Foundation.
Endorsers (list in formation): Alvaro Luna Hernández, American Friends Service Committee/Criminal Justice Program (NYMRO), Anarchist Black Cross Federation, Andy Stepanian Support Committee, ANSWER Coalition, The Beautiful Struggle, Black United Front-Houston Chapter, Black Women's Defense League, Boston Anarchist Black Cross, CEMOTAP, The Connie Hogarth Center for Social Action, Family and Friends of Daniel McGowan, Friends of Jeffrey Free Luers, Gabriela Network, In Our Hearts Anarchist Network, International Action Center, International Concerned Family & Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal, Justseeds, NEFAC-NY, NY Metropolitan Anarchist Alliance (NYMAA), Party for Liberation and Socialism, Pittsburgh Organizing Group, Prisoners of Conscience Committee (POCC), Puerto Rican Alliance of Los Angeles, Rock Dove Collective, Solidarity Without Borders-NYC, Sylvia Rivera Law Project, War Resisters League, WESPAC Foundation, Win Animal Rights, Workers World Party
For more information:
nycjericho [at] gmail.com • 718-853-0893 • 206-888-4001 • thejerichomovement.com