• Short Summary

    MORE THAN TWO THOUSAND PEOPLE HELD A PROTEST RALLY FOR ANGELA DAVIS IN NEW YORK'S CENTRAL PARK SATURDAY TO PETITION FOR HER RELEASE ON BAIL FROM A CALIFORNIA JAIL.

  • Description

    1.
    The Angela Davis posters, placards and badges.


    2.
    Coming to the rally


    3.
    The New York Haarlem Choir.


    4.
    Ossie Davis.


    5.
    Other speakers.


    6.
    G/V & C/U's.




    Initials


    N.B. THIS CAN BE PEGGED NOT ONLY TO FORTHCOMING TRIAL BUT AS SIDEBAR TO RELATED ATTICA INMATES FUNERAL TODAY.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: MORE THAN TWO THOUSAND PEOPLE HELD A PROTEST RALLY FOR ANGELA DAVIS IN NEW YORK'S CENTRAL PARK SATURDAY TO PETITION FOR HER RELEASE ON BAIL FROM A CALIFORNIA JAIL. THE COALITION OF 30 BLACK GRG AND ORGANIZATIONS HELD AN +ANGELA DAVIS DAY+ DEMONSTRATION TO PROTEST THE 26-YEAR-OLD COMMUNIST PHILOSOPHY TEACHERS IMPRISONMENT SINCE OCTOBER 13, QOUP WITHOUT BAIL, CALLING IT PUNITIVE DETENTION AND DENIAL OF HUMAN RIGHTS. MISS DAVIS HAS BEEN IN THE MARIN COUNTY JAIL THROUGH A LONG SERIES OF TURBULENT PRE-TRIAL HEARINGS ON A CHARGE OF FIRST DEGREE MURDER IN THE KILLING OF A JUDGE IN AN ESCAPE ATTEMPT THAT INVOLVED THE SO-CALLED SOLEDAD BROTHERS. THE TRIAL IS SCHEDULED TO BEGIN ON MONDAY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABAYSNQ9G9JS0K016E6P60TQ13
    Media URN:
    VLVABAYSNQ9G9JS0K016E6P60TQ13
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:11:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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