Ashanti Alston Omawali will be speaking in Portland this Wed and Thurs, the 21st and 22nd.
Ashanti started a Black Panther chapter in New Jersey, was a member of the Black Liberation Army, spent twelve years in jail, and is an anarchist. For a time he was on the board of the Institute for Anarchist Studies, and is part of the IAS' Speakers Bureau. He's an aweseome guy and a great public speaker. Come see him!
He speaks Wednesday, the 21st, 4-7 at Mount Hood Community College: Jazz Cafe (26000 Southeast Stark Street Gresham, OR 97030).
He'll be speaking at Washington State University in Vancouver, on Thursday morning, 11am-2pm in the Firstenburg Commons. (14204 NE Salmon Creek Avenue, Vancouver Washington 98686)
He also speaks at PSU, 3-6pm this Thursday, the 22nd, in the Smith Room 327 (1825 SW Broadway Portland, OR 97201).
Come out to see him and all the other great speakers!