7:00 pm, Wed,
June 7, 2006
WHERE: WHERE: Carpenter
3309 South Grand
Louis MO 63118
forum will include:
The forum will include:
* Norman Seay, Civil rights activist
* Zaki Baruti, Universal African Peoples Organization
* Willie Marshall, New Generation Solidarity Consumers Union
* Jasmine Ruiz-Smith, Green Party of St. Louis [moderator]
The refusal to purchase
is one of the most significant weapons that citizens have against
oppression. Norman Seay will describe the Jefferson Bank Boycott of
1963 in St. Louis. Zaki Baruti will use "Eye on the Prize"
to highlight the 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott. Willie Marshall will
explain how organizing into a huge consumers union can create the
power to challenge racism, sexism, war and the host of corporate crimes
that plague America.
Sponsored by the Gateway Green Alliance and
Universal African Peoples Organization.
For more information call 314-727-8554 or visit the Greens' web site: