Black Men's Solidarity Event
Exclusive Story and Photos from 6.7.20
FREEDOM CORNER (Hill District)
The event started with Ancestors Invocation by Community African Drummers at 12:30pm. Over Two Hundred people from all over the Pittsburgh area came out to join together at Freedom Corner on Sunday, June 7, 2020 at 1 pm, for a Black Community Unity discussion in light of the tragic Police murder of George Floyd and many others from the Pittsburgh communities and self-inflicted violence in our own neighborhoods.
(THANKS FOR INVITING BROTHA ASH PRODUCTIONS)
People gathered in a circle of prayer and a few names were called out through the event which included Jonny Gammage, Jerry Jackson, Romir Talley, Bruce Kelly, Mark Daniels, Antwan Rose.
Community Speakers included Antwon Rose, Sr., Wan Wes, State Rep. Austin Davis, Ace Pippens, Mad Dads, Calvin Murphy, Bomani M. Howze, Terrell Thomas, Tim Stevens, State Rep. Ed Gainey, Minister Victor Muhammad, Rick Adams, Kevin Alton, Rev. Dr. Steven A. Jackson, Louis Berry III, Richard Stewart, PEACE Officer Fonz Sloan and Aerion Andrew Abney. Limited Free Refreshments were served and people brought a teenage boy. The event was free to the public and everyone wore a face-mask and practiced social distancing. This event was a MAJOR SUCCESS thanks to B. Marshall Productions.
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