Support the Freedom Fighters Arrested for #ShutDownRikers Direct Action at Rikers Island!
Come Out for Court Support February 22, Monday, 9 AM Queens Criminal Court, 125-01 Queens Boulevard, Kew Gardens Check the court docket for "Clark Kissinger." Facebook Event.
Sign the Petition here.
Of the 17 people were arrested for nonviolent civil resistance at the entrance to Rikers Island prison complex on October 23 as part of #RiseUpOctober, Clark Kissinger, manager of Revolution Books, and Miles Solay of the rock band Outernational, have been targeted for heavier charges. (See A Shout-out to the Courageous Fighters Who Put Their Bodies on the Line to Shut Down Rikers Island Prison) They are scheduled for trial on Monday, February 22, 2016.
You are needed to come out. Building court support is a part of building the movement of resistance to police terror and mass incarceration; it is not a distraction.