[sixties-l] 35th Anniversary & Reunion Conference of the Black Panther Party

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Date: Sun Jun 03 2001 - 19:51:03 EDT

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    35th Anniversary & Reunion Conference of the Black Panther Party

    From: "gail shaw" <itsabouttime3<@>juno.com>
    Sent: Friday, June 01, 2001

      The 35th Anniversary and Reunion Conference of the Black Panther
    Party will be hosted by the It's About Time Committee. The Reunion will be
      held at the University of the District of Columbia, 4200 Connecticut
      Ave., NW, on October 11-14, 2001. The focus of the conference will
    be on Cointelpro and Political Prisoners. Some of the speakers already
      committed to attend are Bobby Seale, Kathleen Cleaver,geronimo ji
      jaga,Safiya Bukhari, Kiilu Nyasha,Nzinga Conway, and Ameejill

      The conference will include panel discussions on political prisoners
    and cointelpro. There will also be many workshops on issues of social
      justice and organizing. There will be ongoing video showings and
      photographic exhibits as well as historical memorabilia. We will
    have reports on the UN Conference on Racism in South Africa and
    information regarding the Cuban conference on political prisoners in
    The conference is open to all people concerned with issues of social

      For registration forms and information, please contact It's About
    Time, PO Box 221100, Sacramento, CA 95822,
      e-mail: itsabouttime3@j..., phone 916-455-0908. Information will
      also be posted on our website: <itsabouttimebpp.com>.

      We would be happy to accept tax-deductible donations to help offset
    the cost of the conference and to support our other programs, including
    the It's About Time newsletter and Books Behind Bars, a program which
    sends books and periodicals to prisoners. We are also collecting Black
    Panther Party memorabilia, including newspapers, photos, buttons, posters and
      other material.

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