Anarchist Panther Speaking Event
|Date:||Friday, February 19, 2010|
|Time:||7:30pm – 10:00pm|
|Location:||SHAPE Community Center at 7:30pm|
|Street:||3903 Almeda Rd.|
ASHANTI ALSTON is a former member of the Black Panther Party and Black Liberation Army, and was a political prisoner for over 12 years. He publishes the zine “Anarchist Panther” and has spent time in Chiapas, Mexico, studying the autonomous structure of Zapatista communities. Ashanti resides in New York, where he is presently the national co-chair of the Jericho Amnesty Movement, and an active member of Estacion Libre, the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, and Critical Resistance. He will be speaking about race, resistance, cross-border struggles and anarchism.