[Ppnews] Benefit this Friday for Political Prisoner Rob Los Ricos

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Benefit for Political Prisoner "Rob Los Ricos"
Friday, November 11
Hazmat Warehouse, 444 Harrison St. Oakland
Door 7/Bands 8
$5

Black Box (Santa Rosa, CA)
All Systems Fail (UT)
Myth of Progress (Oakland)
Paxane (Oakland)
The Last War (Sonoma, CA)
Hit Me Back (LA, CA)

Plus information tables...

Show will benefit anarchist political prisoner Rob Los Ricos, aka Rob
Thaxton, who is a Tejano Chicano anarchist political prisoner currently
serving almost 88 months (over 7 years) for throwing a rock at a cop
during the June 18, 1999 Reclaim the Streets celebration turned police
riot in Eugene. This money will go towards assisting him at the time of
his pending release. The show will also aim to raise awareness about the
upcoming December 3rd International Day of Solidarity with Political
Prisoners. For further information see http://caps.anarhija.org or
http://roblosricos.net.

Also, please note these upcoming events during the International Week of
Solidarity with Political Prisoners:

International Week in Solidarity with Political Prisoners, Prisoners of
War and Political Exiles
Monday, November 28th ­ Saturday, December 3rd, 2005

Calendar of Events (Followed by Background Information)

FILM FESTIVAL

“Political Convictions: Liberating Political Prisoners”,
Film festival in honor of the International Day of Solidarity with
Political Prisoners.

Monday, November 28th & Tuesday, November 29th
New College of California Cultural Center
766 Valencia Street (Monday) & New College Theater, 777 Valencia St
(Tuesday) San Francisco.
6:30 pm ­ 9:30 pm

Wednesday, November 30th & Thursday, December 1st
Laney Community College
Irma Walker Conference Room #401 - Student Center
900 Fallon Street, Oakland.
6 ­ 9 pm

DAY OF ACTION

Friday, December 2nd
Oakland Federal Building
1301 Clay Street
Oakland
12 ­ 2 pm

DAY OF SOLIDARITY

featuring :
Kathleen Cleaver former leader of the Black Panther Party
Alicia Rodriguez former Puerto Rican Political Prisoner
& speakers about Political Prisoner in Palestine,Haiti,the Philippines and
the Cuba 5

Saturday, December 3rd
First Unitarian Church
685 14th Street
Oakland
7 pm

Film Festival Features

Monday, November 28th ­ Co-Sponsored by New College’s Activism and Social
Change Program.

* The Real Eco-Terrorists.
* Call me Nuh.

Tuesday, November 29th ­ Co-Sponsored by the New College’s Center for
Education and Social Action and New College’s Activism and Social Change
Program.

* Beyond the Walls.
* Hambre de Justicia.
Wednesday, November 30th ­ Co-Sponsored by Club Knowledge.
* All Power to the People (excerpts).
* Mission against Terror.
Thursday, December 1st ­ Co-Sponsored by Club Knowledge
* Women in Struggle.
* Repatriation (excerpts)

Wednesday, November 30th ­ Co-Sponsored by Club Knowledge.
     * All Power to the People (excerpts).
     * Mission against Terror.

Thursday, December 1st ­ Co-Sponsored by Club Knowledge
     * Women in Struggle.
     * Repatriation (excerpts)

Additional Sponsors (Whole Week)
* California Anarchist Prisoner Solidarity
* National Coalition to Free the Cuban Five
* Club Knowledge ­ Laney College
* New College’s Activism and Social Change Program.

The Freedom Archives
522 Valencia Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 863-9977
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