Join Rockford Fight Imperialism, Stand Together (FIST) as we host a discussion on what poverty wages and police terror are doing to our communities along with how to organize the struggle against these issues.
Hear from a panel of local activists and featured speaker Lamont Lilly from North Carolina. Durham-based activist Mr. Lamont Lilly is a contributing editor with the Triangle Free Press and organizer with Workers World Party. He was a delegate at the “Jackson Rising: New Economies Conference,” in Jackson, Mississippi. Mr. Lilly is a regularly featured speaker and as a writer has contributed to The Root, Truthout, CounterPunch and Black Youth Project, among other publications.
*FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC*
Sunday, February 8.
1pm. 204 N. Church St. Rockford, IL.
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Articles by Mr. Lamont Lilly:
Lennon Lacy: ‘Strange Fruit’
Gentrification Rocks North Carolina’s Historic Black Community:
Old Hayti & Black Wall Street
Jesus Huerta: A Child Killed In Durham Police Custody