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November 16-19 (thurs-Sun)
Pam Africa & Attorney Marlene Kamish in Chicago for
Several Speaking Engagements about Mumia Abu-Jamal and the death penalty.
November 16-19 (thurs-Sun)

Pam Africa is co-founder of the International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal and a MOVE Organization member. She is a dedicated, determined, and energetic organizer and works on the day-to-day effort as head of the international network in support of justice for Mumia Abu-Jamal. Along with Ramona Africa, she has recently returned from Paris as part of a speaking tour in France, as well as California and New York.

Attorney Marlene Kamish is one of the authors of recent amicus briefs filed in defense of Mumia Abu-Jamal. This month, she filed the Petition for Writ of Mandamus to appeal the denial of the Amicus Briefs in Mumia’s case.

Speaking engagements include:

Thursday, November 16 at 6:30-9pm
Center for Inner City Studies, 700 East Oakwood Blvd.
----Town Hall Meeting on the Death Penalty
----Sponsored by the African American Committee to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal & Aaron Patterson
----For further information, contact 312-554-0005

Friday, November 17 at 6:30-10:30 p.m.
Columbia College, 623 South Wabash, Hokin Gallery
----Pam Africa Speaks: A Special Event Against the Death Penalty
----Plus Marlene Kamish gives a legal update
----& performances by local artists
----Sponsored by: Students for Equality and Justice & Chicago Committee to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal
----For further information, contact 773-381-6507

Pam Africa and Marlene Kamish will also be speaking at Northwestern University, Loyola University, Harold Washington College, and other locations(tba). Will be posted on

For information or to speak with Pam Africa or Marlene Kamish, contact Tracy Kostenbader at 773/862-9609 or 312/322-1761 or email ccfmaj (at) Pam Africa can be contacted directly by calling 215/476-8812.
Chicago Committee to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal
773/381-6507 2421 West Pratt, Box 112, Chicago, IL 6045
email: ccfmaj (at)



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