Category Archives: Legal support

HEARING FOR BOMANI

CHAINBREAKER! and friends were proud to attend the December 6th hearing on behalf of Bomani Shakur (Keith LaMar). Bomani was stuck in his cell and not able to attend his own hearing, but around a hundred supporters were there on his behalf.courtroommotorcycle Continue reading

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Resisting Repression: A Movement Building Approach

Historically, all struggles for justice and liberation that threaten the status-quo have faced repression. How can our actions and organizational efforts be effective while also limiting the damage caused by reactionary push-back? Garrett Fitzgerald, former RNC8 defendant and member of the 2008 RNC Welcoming Committee, will share his experience fighting terrorism charges and working on several political legal support committees, while also drawing from the experiences of attendees. What has worked and what has come up short in balancing safety and effectiveness? What tools do we have to do better?

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