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Justice On Trial: A Film and Panel On Mumia

Join us for a film and panel discussion as a pre-event leading to Occupy The U.S. Justice Department on, April 24th, the birthday of Mumia Abu Jamal. Justice on Trial navigates the tempest of the Abu-Jamal trial by reviewing the known facts of the case. It demonstrates that the major violations in the Abu-Jamal case -- judicial bias, prosecutorial misconduct, racial discrimination in jury selection, police corruption and tampering with evidence to obtain a conviction--  are not special to this case.

Perspectives on Global Terrorism & Incarceration

Sankofa Video, Books & Cafe 2714 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

Prison Narratives Summer Lecture Series invites you to a panel discussion about U.S. involvement in international terrorism and the imprisonment of freedom fighters, featuring IPS' Netfa Freeman.

Book Event: A Lie of Reinvention; Correcting Marable’s Malcolm X

Join us for a lively dialogue on the new book disputing Marable's characterization of Malcolm, that included essays by Mumia Abu-Jamal, veteran journalist A. Peter Bailey, who worked with Malcolm X’s Organization for Afro-American Unity, and Bill Strickland, who also knew Malcolm X.

FILM: Justice On Trial

IPS Conference Room 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor, Washington, DC

Join us for an IPS screening of a compelling documentary examining 'The Case of Mumia Abu-Jamal." 

Book Event: Writing on the Wall; Selected Prison Writings of Mumia Abu-Jamal

Busboys and Poets - Brookland 625 Monroe Street NE, Washington, DC

A Politics and Prose DC book launch with a conversation between IPS' and WPFW's Netfa Freeman and the book’s editor and close friend of Mumia, Johanna Fernández who is a Baruch College Professor, former Fulbright Scholar, and a coordinator of the Campaign to Bring Mumia Home.

DC Library MLK Celebration: When We Fight We Win!

Petworth Neighborhood Library 4200 Kansas Ave NW, Washington, DC

An "Author Talk, Performance & Community Discussion" with Deymirie Hernandez, Jorge Diaz Ortiz, Greg Jobin-Leeds and other local activists and artists.

FILM: Justice On Trial

Institute for Policy Studies 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor, Washington, DC

Four days before the court hearing that could lead to his freedom, join us for a viewing and discussion of the astounding documentary that deconstructs "The Case of Mumia Abu-Jamal.”