Film & Discussion: Innocent! The Case of Mumia Abu-Jamal

When & Where
Eastside Arts Alliance
2277 International Blvd
Oakland, CA
July 5, 2013 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

"Manufacturing Guilt"
How Philadelphia's Police and DA actively manufactured Mumia's guilt, and suppressed his innocence
A short film by Stephen Vittoria, writer/director of "Mumia - Long Distance Revolutionary,"with Rachel Wolkenstein, lawyer for Mumia, legal consultant on this film.

The struggle to free America’s most famous political prisoner, former Black Panther and revolutionary journalist, member of NABET, Mumia Abu-Jamal. Speakers will include; Rachel Wolkenstein, investigative attorney for Mumia, speaking on the evidence of innocence and the state frame-up of Mumia; a family spokesman, Bob Wells, Oakland Teachers for Mumia; and, Jack Heyman, ILWU organizer of the 1999 San Francisco longshore union West Coast port shutdown in defense of Mumia.

A 5 minute video by the Labor Video Project of the SF Mumia march of 25,000 will also be shown.