When: Sun., Jan. 1, 3 p.m. 2012
Solidarity event in remembrance of Oscar Grant & all victims of police brutality & state repression. March will be followed by a community speak-out about police brutality, harassment & state repression. Community members invited to march & share their thoughts on & experiences with police violence in Durham & beyond. The event coincides with others around the country & marks the 3rd anniversary of Oscar Grant’s murder at the hands of Oakland, Calif, transit police officer Johannes Mehserles, who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter, then served seven months in prison.