We will be honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and mourning the lives lost to police brutality in Central Florida and across the United States. Join us in prayer and a call to action as we list our demands to achieve racial justice.
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FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/443385802537463/
What: Black Lives Matter Vigil
Where: Orlando Police Department (100 S Hughey Ave, Orlando, FL 32801)
When: MLK Jr. Day; January 18th, 6pm - 7:30pm
Parking: Street parking and parking lot available, some may require parking fee
The Racial Justice Committee of ORGANIZE NOW! is organzing this event. Partner organizations to be confirmd & growing; contact firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
-Organize Now! Racial Justice Committee
-Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) in Florida
-Florida Institute for Reform & Empowerment (FIRE)
-Dream Defenders UCF
Freedom from mass incarceration and an end to the prison industrial complex
Police and policymaker support of the decriminalization of non-violent misdemeanor offenses
Full employment and a living wage for our communities
Decent housing fit for the shelter of human beings
An end to the school to prison pipeline and quality education for all
An end to the over policing and surveillance of our communities
De-militarization of local law enforcement across the country
Comprehensive review and publication of systemic abuses by our local police departments, and the development of best practices.
100 S Hughey Ave
Orlando, FL 32801
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