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PROTECT THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT Public Forum to Demand that the Voting Rights Act be Restored and Expanded! Stop Voter Suppression in Ohio and Elsewhere!

PROTECT THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT Public Forum to Demand that the Voting Rights Act be Restored and Expanded! Stop Voter Suppression in Ohio and Elsewhere!

Saturday, September 28, 2013 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

PROTECT THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT
Public Forum to Demand that the Voting Rights Act be Restored and Expanded!
Stop Voter Suppression in Ohio and Elsewhere!

U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge called the day the Supreme Court issued its decision gutting the Voting Rights Act, “one of the worst days for civil rights and civil discourse in this country's history."

Speakers: U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge, Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus; Sheila Wright, Executive Director, Cleveland NAACP; Mike Brickner, Communications and Public Policy Director, ACLU of Ohio; Harriet Applegate, Executive Secretary, North Shore AFL-CIO Federation of Labor; Jerry Gordon, retired International Representative, United Food and Commercial Workers Union, retired attorney. Moderator: Greg Coleridge, Director, NE Ohio American Friends Service Committee (AFSC)

Admission free. Audience participation. Free parking
(Enter Prospect Avenue.)

Sponsored by the Greater Cleveland Committee for Restoring and Expanding
the Voting Rights Act and Against Voter Suppression, ℅ AFSC, 330-928-2301

Location

Laborers Union Hall (Basement Meeting Room)
3250 Euclid Ave
Cleveland , OH

Pal youth

Please consider giving a special gift of $100 by June 30th, in recognition of AFSC’s nearly 100 years of building peace!