Rockford, Feb. 8: Resistance Is Justified: Youth Fighting Against Low Wages and Racist Police Terror

EVENT: http://tinyurl.com/nmtrzhu

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.

Contact us for more Info:
https://www.facebook.com/RKFDFIST
(424) 262-FIST

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Articles by Mr. Lamont Lilly:
Lennon Lacy: ‘Strange Fruit’
http://www.thedurhamnews.com/2014/11/14/4314170/lamont-lilly-lennon-lacy-strange.html

Gentrification Rocks North Carolina’s Historic Black Community:
Old Hayti & Black Wall Street
http://newblackman.blogspot.com/2013/10/gentrification-rocks-north-carolinas.html

Jesus Huerta: A Child Killed In Durham Police Custody
http://www.latinorebels.com/author/lamontlilly/

Ferguson Rebellion & History of Resistance
The National Question & Black Liberation
Mr. Lamont Lilly

Mr. Lamont Lilly

Members of a delegation from the youth/student group Fight Imperialism Stand Together (FIST) march in Washington D.C. August 2, 2014.

Members of a delegation from the youth/student group Fight Imperialism Stand Together (FIST) march in Washington D.C. August 2, 2014.

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