Justice In America – 4 Trayvon Town Hall Meeting Wed. Aug 21 @ 7:00pm SHAPE Community Center 3903 Almeda Rd., Hou TX 77004 Confirmed Guest Include: U.S. Attorney Southern Region Texas Kenneth Magidson (Dept of Justice) CommunityJustUs.com
On Wednesday August 21, 2013 at 7:00pm at the S.H.A.P.E Community Center Harambee building, 3903 Almeda, Houston, Texas 77004; The CommunityJustUs Coalition will host a Town Hall meeting.
In wake of the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman court decision the CommunityJustUs Coalition will hold a public forum discussing what happens now after the verdict. Discussion topics for this gathering will include: public education of what is the criteria and standards to prompt federal investigation for civil rights violations and what remedies exist for Houston area victims of police brutality through the federal courts. Confirmed guests include: the U.S Attorney for the Southern Region of Texas, Mr. Kenneth Magidson, U.S Congresspersons Al Green, Sheila Jackson Lee, State Representative Harold Dutton, Mayoral Candidate Ben Hall, Houston City Council district D candidate Dr. Assata Richards.
The CommunityJustUs Coalition is a collective of diverse activists, community organizers and concerned citizens that have joined to lead the recent rallies and protests in an effort to address injustices that impact our communities and broader society. Many of the grassroots community leaders such as, Kofi Taharka, Minister Robert Muhammad, Quannel X, Crystal Muhammad, Deloyd Parker and many more, will also be in attendance.
The town hall meeting is free and open to the public. Seating is limited