I hope you can come to this event to raise awareness and show solidarity with the Jena 6 and their families. If you haven't signed the petition, you can do it here: www.colorofchange.org/jena
Jena 6 Day of Action Events
A Candle in the Dark Vigil (Portland, OR)
Six student and civic leaders will address the audience with six minute exhortations to shed light on the major events that has led to what is now known as "Jena 6"; Following the short meet up, the group will walk in silence up Martin Luther King between Ainsworth and Killingsworth streets (back to the church). All attendees are asked to wear all black, bring a candle or a tiki torch, and donate to the Free Jena 6 defense fund.
September 20, 2007
From: 07:00 PM until 08:30 PM
Bethel AME Church 5828 NE Eighth Avenue
The church is located off Martin Luther King Boulevard. Turn east on Jarrett Street and proceed to 8th Avenue.