Thursday, March 19, 2009

National Press Conferences on the Upcoming WCAR, Durban Review

December 12th Movement
International Secretariat
456 Nostrand Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Phone (718) 398-1766
Fax (718) 623-1855

March 13, 2009
Press Release
For Immediate Release

Obama Under Fire With Black Activists Nation-Wide

United Nations World Conference Against Racism, Durban Review

Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 12:00 pm
Harlem State Office Bldg
Corner of 125th Street and Adam C. Powell Jr. Blvd
Harlem, NY

Black activists around the country will hold simultaneous press conferences on Saturday, March 21, 2009, also the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racism. The December 12th Movement International Secretariat will hold a Press Conference in New York City to protest President Barack Obama's threat to boycott the United Nations World Conference against Racism - Durban Review being held in Geneva Switzerland next month.

The U.S. State Department officials have demanded any reference to African slave reparations in UN official documents must be removed in order for them to participate.

Black human and civil rights activists will hold press conferences in Philadelphia, Houston, Chicago, Atlanta, Charleston, St. Louis, Memphis, Washington DC, and Fort Lauderdale. The list is still in formation.

The press conference will be held in front of the Harlem State Office Bldg, 125th Street and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Blvd, Harlem, NY on Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 12 pm.

Amadi Ajamu

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