There will be a march and rally this Saturday, October 19th in Portland to demand police accountability, an end to racial profiling and a halt to discrimination in social services. Communities United to Uphold the 14th Amendment ask everyone to turn out for this event.
The march and rally, which are sponsored by the NAACP and the Police Accountability Campaign, will begin with a rally at 11 AM at the Mallory Avenue Church, 126 N.E. Alberta. The march will begin at noon and end at Irving Park at 7th & Fremont. The closing rally at 1 PM will feature speakers, food, music and an open mic.
The sponsors have secured permits for these events. Families are especially encouraged to attend.
For more information or to volunteer to help, call the Police Accountability Campaign at (503)287-2255 or the NAACP at (503)284-7722.
Bus service nearest to Mallory Avenue Church includes the #4 and #6 buses. Irving Park is easily reached with the #33 or #8 buses.