In honor of Mumia Abu Jamal’s 60th birthday, The Celebration of Life begins with a dedication to the Baraka family and the Black Arts Movement dinner on Thursday, April 24. The fundraiser will feature a live jazz band and performances by The Last Poets, Marvin X, Ewuare Osayande; as well as a live dialogue with Angela Davis via Skype. Special guests will include author, activist and professor,Cornel West. ( tickets are 30$ and can be purchased here at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/mumias-60th-birthday-celebration-a-dedication-to-the-baraka-family-tickets
We are not only celebrating Mumia 60th birthday, we are celebrating the fact that Mumia is alive and all those who have been a part of the 30 year struggle to free Mumia. Join us on this historical occasion to honor one of our community’s greatest journalists.
at : 1016 South St
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
SONS AND DAUGHTERS OF THE REVOLUTION MARCH!
April 26th – 10am – Free
Meet at the former Black Panther Party Headquarters (19th & Cecil B. Moore). March will commence at 11am and finish at the Church of the Advocate (18th & Diamond).