The family of Oscar Grant hosts a vigil and gathering on the one-year 'anniversary' of his death at the hands of a BART police officer on New Year's Day.
From 2-4 p.m. at t he Fruitvale BART STation, the family wants the community to "come celebrate Oscar Grant's life and share a vision of hope. Hear from family and friends, share your voice or your silence."
There will be a community alter for pictures, candles, flowers and other mementos.
From 6-11 p.m., there will be a gathering at the Humanist Hall (390 27th STreet) featuring spoken word, music and other art work over the past year, focused on Justice for Oscar Grant.
Friday, January 01, 2010 The Black Hour