The Laney College Chapter of the Internationalist Socialist Organization (ISO) will host a public meeting and discussion on Race and Class in the Age of Obama Wednesday, Feb. 24 at Laney College in Oakland.
"The American economy has gone through what has been called the great recession," Of Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor said, "but the crisis in black communities across the U.S. constitutes an outright depression, spurring desperate conditions that have gone largely unreported because of the racist indifference of the government and mass media."
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The meeting will feature activist Jack Bryson, father of two young men who brutalized by BART police before Grant was killed by Johannes Mehserle.
The event takes place Wednesday, Feb. 24 at 6 p.m. in the Student Center on the 4th Floor.
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