Looking to join the #CaravanForJustice tour to help mobilize communities of color in the fight to end state violence?
Family members of victims of state violence in the United Kingdom join the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights and the ACLU of California on the #CaravanForJustice tour making eight stops across California from Oct. 3 to 10.
Check out the stops below:
Oscar Grant Plaza, 1 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA 94612
State Capitol South Lawn, 10th St and L St, Sacramento, California
Fathers & Families Center, 338 E Market St, Stockton, CA 95202
Salinas City Hall, 200 Lincoln Ave, Salinas, CA 93901
Ted C. Wills Community Center, 770 North San Pablo, Fresno CA, 93728
Martin Luther King Statue (Main St Pedestrian Mall near 9th St), Downtown Riverside
Fullerton College, 21 E Chapman Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832
Politicon, LA Convention Center West Wing, 1201 South Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Co-hosting organizations include: Anti Police-Terror Project/BLM Bay Area, PICO/ACCE, Fathers & Families of San Joaquin, Colectiva de Mujeres, Central California Criminal Justice Committee, BLM Inland Empire, Just Love Coalition, and Dignity & Power Now/BLM Los Angeles.
Led by the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, in partnership with the ACLU of California, the caravan, which ends Oct. 10, will train community members on how to respond to law enforcement violence, and spread awareness about the Mobile Justice CA app in communities impacted by police violence. To spark a global conversation about police violence, family members of those killed by police in the United Kingdom will travel on the #CaravanForJustice as well.
At each stop, the caravan will:
- Educate community members about how to use the Mobile Justice CA app
- Gain support for the Racial and Identity Profiling Act of 2015 (AB 953)
- Highlight the presence of regional Justice Teams for Truth and Reinvestment
- Engage people in a global conversation about police violence
For more information, visit MobileJusticeCA.org/caravan and stay tuned for the latest from the tour at NewsOne.com.
Check out our interactive map on the #CaravanForJustice homepage to see where the group is headed next.
SOURCE: MobileJusticeCA.org/caravan | PHOTO CREDIT: Brook Anderson
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