Vice Presidential Candidate Ajamu Baraka 2016 Florida Tour
Ajamu Baraka is coming to Florida for his 2016 Vice Presidential Campaign Tour!
Help make Ajamu’s visit a success by attending any of these events and show your support by volunteering or donating.
St. Petersburg and Gainesville Florida will be holding Events.
Sunday, October 9th, 2016
Small Press Conference and Meet & Greet at USF St. Petersburg Campus at the Davis Building in Room 130.
Speaking Event with:
*Connie Burton, Housing and Human Rights Advocate
*Hip Hop Artist, Krown Deon
*Vice Presidential Candidate Ajamu Baraka takes the stage at 730PM EST until 810PM EST.
Short Q&A will follow.
Monday Oct 10th, 2016
Press Conference in Tampa with Florida Homeless Action Coalition to unveil statewide Homeless Bill of Rights for Florida with Frontline Communities as part of World Homeless Day) at Homeless Helping Homeless.
MORE AT THE EVENT PAGE LINKED HERE: https://www.facebook.com/
Speeches from current and formerly homeless:
*Reverend Bruce Wright — Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign
*Reverend G.W. Rolle — National Law Center on Poverty and Homelessness
*GP VP Candidate Ajamu Baraka
ADDRESS: 106 E Floribraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33603
WEBSITE OF HOMELESS HELPING HOMELESS:
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE!
Contributions gratefully accepted for:
*HOMELESS HELPING HOMELESS
*Jill and Ajamu’s Campaign
Ajamu Baraka, Green Party Vice-Presidential Nominee, will speak in Gainesville at 7pm on Monday October 10th at the Headquarters Library. 401 East University Avenue, Gainesville,
Topics will include: creating systemic change via The Power to the People Plan, cancelling student debt, ending institutional racism in policing, courts, and prisons, and how The Green New Deal will create 20 million jobs.
There will be round of opening speakers (more details coming soon) prior to the talk by Ajamu Baraka.
Event sponsored by Alachua County Green Party
For any enquiries…
A human rights defender whose experience spans four decades of domestic and international education and activism, Ajamu Baraka is a veteran grassroots organizer whose roots are in the Black Liberation Movement and anti-apartheid and Central American solidarity struggles.
Baraka is an internationally recognized leader of the emerging human rights movement in the U.S. and has been at the forefront of efforts to apply the international human rights framework to social justice advocacy in the U.S. for more than 25 years. As such, he has provided human rights trainings for grassroots activists across the country, has given briefings on human rights to the U.S. Congress, and has appeared before and provided statements to various United Nations agencies, including the UN Human Rights Commission (precursor to the current UN Human Rights Council).
Full Bio: http://www.jill2016.com/
We are pleased to announce that the Green Party Vice Presidential candidate, Ajamu Baraka, will be stopping in Jacksonville.
Ajamu Baraka will be on our local NPR radio show First Coast Connect, hosted by Melissa Ross. You can tune in between 9:00am – 10:00am 89.9FM to listen to his interview with Melissa Ross.
Afterwards Ajamu will be speaking at the local IBEW union hall located at 966 N Liberty St Jacksonville, FL 32206 between 11:30 – 12:30.
Other Florida events for VP Ajamu Baraka TBA soon.