Save Tookie Williams - Nov. 30th
Santa Cruz, CA
27 Nov 2005 23:09 GMT
SAVE STANLEY "TOOKIE" WILLIAMS
The State of California has set December 13th as the execution date for Stanely Tookie Williams, whose remarkable change from co-founder of the Crips gang to Nobel peace prize nominee was made into the movie "Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story" starring Jamie Foxx. Foxx has spoken up for Williams, saying "We can't let it happen. We've got to do everything we can to get the word out."
Take part in the international day of action locally at a teach-in taking place at UC Santa Cruz this Wednesday, November 30th at 7:30PM featuring:
-Prof. Angela Davis
-Prof. Paul Ortiz
and a special performance from Rainbow Theatre
additional action earlier in the day: "At 12 noon (on Wed, Nov 30th, 2005) , a protest rally at Santa Cruz City Hall (809 Center st., Santa Cruz) will feature speakers from the ACLU, Santa Cruz City Council and Death Penalty Focus. Santa Cruz will be declared as a "World City Against the Death Penalty" by Santa Cruz Mayor, Mike Rotkin."
from Indybay.org: Snoop Dogg Speaks at Saturday's San Quentin Protest
see also:[ Campaign to End the Death Penalty] [ SaveTookie.org ] [ Tookie.com ] [ Critical Resistance ]