Photos: Lynne and Ralph at Grand Central Protest

January 9th, 2015

Photos courtesy of Enbion Micah Aan

Come join Lynne New Year’s Eve to Celebrate One Year of Freedom!

December 30th, 2014

JOIN US! At 9pm in front of the Metropolitan Correctional Center (MCC) in New York City: 150 Park Row, New York, NY 10007

Celebrate Lynne’s freedom and come in solidarity with those still locked down!

Lynne Stewart Speaking in Boston November 17 and 18th

November 12th, 2014

The National Lawyers Guild & NALSA Present

LYNNE STEWART: THE WAR BETWEEN LAWYERS & GOVERNMENT: NEVER ENDING & DANGEROUS TO LAW

Joins us for two discussions about the current status of political prisoners in the United States.

MONDAY NOV. 17TH
12:00PM – 1:15PM
BOSTON COLLEGE LAW
SCHOOL, 8 85 CENTER ST. ,
EAST WING 120, NEWTON

TUESDAY NOV. 18TH
6:00PM – 7:30PM
NORTHEASTERN LAW
SCHOOL, 4 00 HUNTINGTON
AVE., DOCKSER 240, BOSTON

Lynne Stewart, a long-time NLG member, is a former defense attorney known for representing controversial defendants including Black Panthers, Weather Underground, and Larry Davis. In April 2002, she was indicted for materially aiding terrorism on behalf of her Egyptian client, Sheik Omar Abdel Rahman. She served almost five years in federal prison and after mammoth public outcry was set free on compassionate release due to a terminal cancer diagnosis.

UPDATED: Keynote speaker at Stolen Lives

October 29th, 2014

NEW TIME AND LOCATION: Lynne will be a keynote speaker at this year’s Stolen Lives Induction Ceremony: November 1, 2014 at 4:00pm; at St. Mary’s Church, 521 West 126th Street.

NYC Love and Resistance Event for Imam Jamil Al-Amin (Lynne is the Introductory Speaker!)

September 11th, 2014

As Gaza and Ferguson challenge us to rise up, we present an evening of

LOVE AND RESISTANCE for IMAM JAMIL AL-AMIN (formerly H. Rap Brown)

Imam Jamil Al-Amin is facing serious illness in a prison hospital in North Carolina. We must wage a campaign to ensure that he is not returned to solitary confinement and that he is released.

HEAR:

Dhoruba Bin-Wahad, former Black Panther and NY Panther 21 leader, former political prisoner, Black liberation spokesperson

Karima Al-Amin, wife of Imam Jamil, and lawyer

Amir Khalid Abdus-Samad, representing the Imam Jamil in working with youth and street organizations since 1993.

Imam Al Hajj Talib ‘Abdur-Rashid, President of the Islamic Leadership Council of Metropolitan New York

Pam Africa, Chairperson, International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal; Minister of Confrontation, MOVE Organization

IMPACT Repertory Theatre, “youth activists who view the creative arts and leadership training as a way to develop ourselves and change the world in a positive way”

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 * 6–10 PM,

MLK, Jr. CENTER (LOCAL 1199)

310 WEST 43rd STREET

FREE ADMISSION. LIGHT SUPPER $8.

Sponsored by: The Free Mumia Abu-Jamal Coalition (NYC), The Uncompromising International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal, The MOVE Organization, The Imam Jamil Action Network


Endorsed by: (list in formation) Campaign to End the New Jim Crow; the Riverside Church Prison Ministry; International Action Center/Millions for Mumia; the National Jericho Movement; NYC Jericho; Universal Zulu Nation; Safiya Nuh Foundation; People’s Survival Program; Malcolm X Grassroots Movement; Malcolm X Commemoration Committee; Resistance in Brooklyn; Sekou Odinga Defense Committee; NYC Free Peltier; Campaign to Bring Mumia Home;   December 12th Movement; The Black Panther Commemoration Committee, NYC Anarchist Black Cross; “Where We Live,” WBAI FM, 99.5; “Building Bridges,” WBAI FM,99.5; Laura Whitehorn, former political prisoner; Esperanza Martell, longtime Puerto Rican human rights activist.

Contact: 212 330-8029 www.freemumia.com

Thanks to the generous support of Resist, Inc. - Funding social change since 1967.