Get Smart on Crime 2014 Rally

When:
November 8, 2014 @ 4:00 pm
2014-11-08T16:00:00-05:00
2014-11-08T16:30:00-05:00
Where:
First UU Columbus
93 West Weisheimer Road
Columbus, OH 43214
USA

Standing on the Side of Justice Logo

Faith based, labor, professional associations, community based and rights organizations will rally calling on state lawmakers to

  • End the War on Drugs and Mass Incarceration
  • Break the barriers to reentry from incarceration
  • Halt the death penalty

Download the event pdf flyer here.  GET SMART ON CRIME RALLY 2014 flyer

Confirmed Speakers:

DaMareo Cooper, Akron, Stand Up for Ohio

Rev. Wayne Arnason, Greater Cleveland Congregations

Noel Williams, BREAD, President Columbus NAACP

Stephen Johnson-Grove, Ohio Justice and Policy Center

Terry Jones, AMOS Project returning citizen, Cincinnati

Aramis Malachi-Ture Sundiata,  Ohio Student Association Organizer

Sam Reese Sheppard, former Board Member Murder Victims Families for Reconciliation

Music:  World House Choir directed by Dr. Catherine Roma

Join UUJO, the Ohio Justice and Policy Center, Ohioans to Stop Executions, and the Ohio Organizing Collaborative co-sponsors as a supporting organization – Endorse the rally by completing the online form and promote attendance by arranging transportation as needed in collaboration with other support groups from the same community.

Members of support groups will Stand on the Side of Justice in Columbus on November 8th as each support group commits to promote attendance:

  • in newsletter announcements and email alerts
  • by posting online announcements with a link to the event web page: http://ohiomeadville.org/uujo/?page_id=597
  • by posting and distributing event flyers
  • by organizing transportation as needed in collaboration with other support groups from the same community.

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