Barack Obama: Executive Clemency for Dr. Mutulu Shakur

Posted: October 21, 2016 in Uncategorized

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Sign petition for Obama to pardon political prisoner Dr Mutulu Shakur.

Moorbey'z Blog

You can sign this petition here:
https://www.change.org/p/barack-obama-executive-clemency-for-dr-mutulu-shakur?recruiter=2721432&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=facebook&utm_campaign=autopublish&utm_term=des-lg-no_src-no_msg

Family and Friends of Dr. Mutulu Shakur

The week of October 10th, a petition for clemency for Dr. Mutulu Shakur was submitted to President Barack Obama. Please sign on here to show your support.

The acts of which Dr. Shakur stands convicted were committed in the context of a movement some forty to fifty years ago seeking equal treatment of black people who, it is widely recognized today, were suffering catastrophically from disenfranchisement, poverty and exclusion from many of the fundamental necessities that make life worth living. Black school children were being killed in church bombings. Black and other civil rights leaders were targeted for assassination. Law enforcement, through the COINTELPRO program, infiltrated a wide range of organizations and civil rights groups disrupting their activities and, as Congressional investigation later discovered, often causing violent reactions. In that era, black youth were paralyzed with…

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