Starting Date: 07-19-2008
Starting Time: 2:00pm
Uhuru Soldarity Center
3733 Lancaster Ave
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
215-500-0555Uhuru Forum: Summer Against State Terror
• Police Containment - 35,000 people were stopped by police under the “Stop & Frisk” policy in the first 70 days of 2008. That’s equivalent to 30% of Center City!
• Mass Imprisonment – Philadelphia has the highest imprisonment rate in the U.S. = the highest rate in the entire world!
• Neocolonialism – 35% of Mayor Nutter’s 2009 Budget (1.13 billion) to fund “Public Safety” - counterinsurgency war on the African community: police, courts, surveillance
• Ajamu Bandele, African People’s Socialist Party
• Multimedia presentation by the African People’s Solidarity Committee: "History of African Oppression and Resistance in Philadelphia"
Learn how white people can participate in the movement for social justice!
Co-sponsored by the African People’s Socialist Party
and the Uhuru Solidarity Movement
Geographical Scope: Local