accountability

The Thin Blue LIE

  
I will always remember the first time a cop lied to me. Or rather, the first time that I knew beyond a doubt that a cop was lying to me, sitting right there in the interview room with a tape recorder in front of him.

HEARING ON RACISM AND POLICE VIOLENCE Oakland • February 19-20, 2011

Join us for a HEARING ON RACISM AND POLICE VIOLENCE
Oakland • February 2011

Come share Testimony and Demand Accountability on the Issues of Racist Law Enforcement and Police Suppression of Civil Liberties. Testimony will include witnesses to police killings across the country and experts on the impact of racial profiling and mass incarcerations.

THE HEARING (originally planned for January) HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY & SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19TH & 20TH 

Oakland High (1023 MacArthur near Park Blvd) Oakland, CA

 

SPONSORED BY:

• Mieklejohn Civil Liberties Institute
• Malcolm X Grassroots Movement
• New Years Movement
• East Side Arts Alliance
• Onyx• Collision Course Video
• African People’s Socialist Party
• National Lawyers Guild
• Hard Knock Radio
• US Human Rights Network

 

Know Your Rights & CopWatch Workshop

Do you know what to do when approached by police?  Or encountered by other government agents?  Do your children know?30pm
Redwood Curtain CopWatch will be hosting a Know Your Rights and CopWatch workshop on January 17, 2009 from 1 to 5:30pm in Old Town Eureka.  This workshop, as with all CopWatch events, is FREE and open to ALL AGES.  We will discuss what rights each of us have and how we can assert them to protect ourselves when dealing with "law enforcement." 

CopWatch Trainings!


CopWatch Training Saturday, October 11th
6pm-9pm
at HSU's MultiCultural Center (MCC), Arcata
The MCC is located on the south side of the HSU Library in Balabanis House 55.
 
CopWatch Training Saturday, October 18th
4pm-7pm
at PARC [Peoples' Action for Rights and Community]
on 2nd Street, between D and E, upstairs in the wooden complex