Andy Blue organized this event for imprisoned SF blogger, Josh Wolf.
He invites any sympathetic group to bring their message!
Andy Blue writes:
PLEASE TABLE AT THE FREE JOSH EVENT
We welcome all the organizations that support Josh to table at the
event on Dec 7
Please contact andy to make arrangements
415 533 4694
PLEASE HELP AT EVENT
We will need volunteers to help out at the event next week.
Please contact Andy if you're available and interested.
PLEASE HELP SPREAD THE WORD
Please help get the word out on the event.
We have a PDF flyer you can print, copy, and spread around.
We also have an evite and text blurb you can forward widely.
Look out for updated text blurb coming soon and contact Andy for
flyer or evite.
415 533 4694
***printable flyer at***
FREE JOSH WOLF!
A night of speakers, film, spoken word, and music
to benefit Josh Wolf's legal fund
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7
2183 Mission Street near 18th
MARK LENO California State Assemblyman
BRUCE BRUGMANN Publisher Bay Guardian
CHRIS DALY San Francisco Supervisor
ROSS MIRKARIMI, San Francisco Supervisor
DAVID GREENE Executive Director, First Amendment Project
JANE KIM School Board Comissioner Elect
SARAH OLSON Radio Producer and Independent Journalist
New short film about Josh by filmmakers
KEVIN EPPS and NJERI SIMS
PLUS SPOKEN WORD AND MUSICAL GUESTS
The San Francisco Bay Guardian
The Free Josh Wolf Coalition
The League of Young Voters
Society of Professional Journalists NorCal Chapter
Reporters Without Borders
First Amendment Project
Suggested donation $2 to $25
Cash bar available with ID
This event is ALL AGES
JOSH WOLF is a San Francisco free-lance journalist being held for his
refusal, based on journalistic principles, to turn over to a federal grand
jury his news footage from a July 2005 protest. Free-press advocates from
around the world have called his incarceration unjust and a grave violation
of the freedom of the press. Josh is well on his way to becoming the
longest-incarcerated journalist in US history. His case has prompted
Reporters Without Borders to lower the United States' ranking for press
freedom nine points to 53rd in the world.
For his commitment to journalistic freedom Josh received the 2006 Journalist
of the Year Award from the Society of Professional Journalists. On this
occasion he was praised by Assemblyman Mark Leno who commended his
"courageous dedication to protecting freedom of the press in our
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