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Justice for Brad Will! Freedom for Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno!

Sunday September 27th - 6pm
Join us for an evening of music, speakers, videos, refreshments, and a
live web cast with Q&A direct from Oaxaca, Mexico.
Sunday September 27th - 6pm
SOLIDARITY WITH THE PEOPLE OF OAXACA, MEXICO!
Justice for Brad Will! Freedom for Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno!

Join us for an evening of music, speakers, videos, refreshments, and a
live web cast with Q&A direct from Oaxaca, Mexico.

In June 2006 a massive peoples movement began in Oaxaca, Mexico in protest
of the governor's failed pre-dawn raid on a peaceful striking-teachers'
sit in. This coalesced into a broad-based struggle known as the Asamblea
Popular de los Pueblos de Oaxaca (APPO), effectively governing the state
for 5 months.

The state responded with police repression and paramilitary violence,
killing more than 28 protesters, teachers and APPO supporters during that
time. Among them, U.S. Indymedia video journalist Brad Will was murdered
on October 27th of that year, while filming a confrontation between APPO
activists and police/paramilitaries at a street demonstration.

Two years later, on October 16, 2008, the Mexican federal government
arrested neighborhood resident Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno, charging him
with the murder of Brad Will, despite any evidence of his involvement,
while burying the strong evidence that paramilitaries were the true
murderers.

Join us for a live teleconference direct from Oaxaca, Mexico with the
family of Juan Manuel Martínez Moreno to hear directly from those most
affected. Afterwards, we will be collecting donations towards legal
defense and writing letters to the judge in Mexico. There will also be
music, videos, speakers, refreshments and more!

Sunday September 27th - 6pm
In Other Words Book Store
8B NE Killingsworth St.
Portland, OR
More info:  olin@riseup.net