Saturday, October 01, 2005

NEW ORLEANS REPORT BACK!

Just back from NEW ORLEANS, bay area members of the Common Ground Collective are giving two report backs
in San Francisco…

This Sunday, October 2nd at 7:00pm
At Station 40, 3030B 16th Street @ Mission, San Francisco
(be aware that you will climb two long flights of stairs)

AND

Next Sunday, October 9th at 7:00pm
At Artists’ Television Access (ATA), 992 Valencia @ 21st, San Francisco
(wheelchair accessible)

Members of a medical and health care caravan who just returned from working in Algiers with the Common Ground Collective will share stories and a slide show.

PLUS...
JUST IN: MALIK RAHIM FROM COMMON GROUND IN SF THIS TUESDAY

Tuesday, Oct. 4, 7pm
An ANSWER Coalition Special Event
EYEWITNESS NEW ORLEANS WITH MALIK RAHIM & OTHERS
Women’s Building, 3543 18th St (btwn Valencia & Guerrero) San Francisco

Malik Rahim, a longtime community activist in New Orleans (and San Francisco), will talk about the situation in New Orleans today in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and the disastrous response by the Bush administration and other government agencies. Malik, who lives in the Algiers section of New Orleans, will discuss the grassroots community relief and rebuilding efforts underway through the Common Ground Relief organization.

Other participants in the program will include Maurice Campbell, Community First Coalition; Gloria La Riva and Bill Hackwell of ANSWER who traveled to New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Houston in the days following the disaster.

A new 14-minutes video, “Heroes Not Looters: Eyewitness New Orleans and Houston,” will be shown.

Donation of $3-10 requested. No one turned away for lack of funds.
This event will be a fundraiser for Common Ground
Relief in New Orleans.

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