Friday May 13
Greetings of Peace,
A very important event taking place in Atlanta, GA on Imam Jamil Al Amin aka H. Rap
Brown. "People of good will (irrespective of race, creed or political orientation)
need to be present in order to understand how yesterday still colors today." Come
join us and bring your friends!
A CONVERSATION ON THE LIFE & LEGACY
IMAM JAMIL ABDULLAH AL-AMIN
FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011...6 PM
(reception @ 5:30)
Georgia State University
Student Center Auditorium
Courtland & Gilmer Sts.
Featured panelists for this very important event will be: Karima Al-Amin, activist,
civil attorney, and the wife of Imam Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin; Fay Bellamy-Powell, a
former SNCC officer who worked closely with H. Rap Brown during one of America's
most turbulent revolutionary periods; and Professor Akinyele Umoja, who undertook an
in depth study of COINTELPRO and how it targeted Imam Jamil from the days when he
was known as H. Rap Brown.
El-Hajj Mauri' Saalakhan, Director of Operations for The Peace Thru Justice
Foundation, will conclude the forum with information on why the case of Imam Jamil
is so important, and offer advice on initiatives thatconcerned citizens can
undertake to help breathe new life into a campaign for justice.
The forum will be moderated by Imam Khalid Fattah Griggs, resident imam of The
Community Mosque of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Principle Sponsors for this event are: The Sankofa Society & The Peace Thru Justice
Supporting Co-sponsors (in alphabetical order):
Institute of Contemporary Islamic Thought - Atlanta, GA
Jamaat al-Muslimeen - Baltimore, MD
Malcolm X Grassroots Movement - Atlanta, GA
Masjid At-Taqwa - Brooklyn, NY
Masjid Mujahideen - Philadelphia, PA
Majlis Ash-Shura (Islamic Leadership Council) of NY, Justice Committee
Majlis Ashura of Philadelphia. PA
Muslim Alliance in North America (MANA)
Mosque of Islamic Brotherhood, Inc. - Harlem, NY
National Jericho Movement
Project SALAM - Albany, NY
Shifa & Haris Support Committee - Atlanta, GA
The Community Mosque of Atlanta, GA
The Community Mosque of Winston-Salem, NC