Fliers for a march in memory of Mike Brown in Washington, DC

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Created by
National Black United Front, American, founded 1970s
Subject of
Brown, Michael Jr., 1996 - 2014
Act Now to Stop War and End Racism (A.N.S.W.E.R.), American, founded 2001
Party for Socialism and Liberation, American, founded 2004
We Act Radio, American, founded 2012
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 8 1/2 × 11 in. (21.6 × 27.9 cm)
Type
fliers (printed matter)
Place used
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
2014
Description
Three fliers promoting a march from Mount Vernon Square to Chinatown in memory of Mike Brown. The flier is black-and-white and reads [March to China Town for Mike Brown / RALLY BEGINS AT MT. VERNON SQUARE, WASHINGTON, DC / Saturday, August 23rd [7PM]] and depicts a crowd of people holding up signs, fists, and hands in the "hands up don't shoot" gesture. The march was sponsored by The Answer Coalition, National Black United Front, We Act Radio, and the Party for Socialism and Liberation.
Topic
African American
Activism
Justice
Local and regional
Politics (Practical)
Resistance
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Eugene Puryear
Object number
2015.211.4.1-.3
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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