On wednesday Nov.12 at 8:30 PM Green Party supporters and others will host a discussion with Rosa and pay tribute to her inspiring work and activism. This will take place at the Little Five Points Community Center, 1083 Austin Avenue. Enter on the Austin Avenue side of the building and go up to the stairs 3rd floor and enter the Jugglers Studio on your right. On MARTA get off at the Inman Park Station, exit on the Inman Park side, walk through the park, make a right on Euclid Ave and walk to intersection of Euclid and Austin Ave.
Rosa Clemente is one of the most dynamic young leaders today. She is a respected music journalist who has been featured in magazines such as The Source and Urban Latino. She has worked with artists such as Dead Prez, and Immortal Technique. She has also covered and reported on political issues such as the struggle around the US military¢s bombing of the Puerto Rican island of Vieques, the impact of hurricane Katrina on New Orleans, and the case of passage of the PATRIOT Act for Pacifica radio. Rosa is a commited organizer and has done work around police brutality, criminalization of youth, and many other issues. She is a member of Malcom X Grassroots Movement, and recently as the VP candidate of the Green Party.
*Spoken word and Hip Hop performances by Jibril, Big N.E.L, Pearl and DJ Mafioso, video clips of Rosa from her recent campaign as Vice Presidential candidate for the Green Party.
Sponsored by Dekalb Greens & International Action Center
*This is a free community event*
For more info call Thano at 404-840-3441
Rosa Clemente - Vice Presidential Nominee for the Green Party