(AllHipHop News) Talib Kweli, dead prez, Tef Poe, Rebel Diaz, Jasiri X and other Hip-Hop artist are in the St. Louis area for a weekend of protesting in the aftermath of Mike Brown’s slaying at the hands of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.
Today, the “Justice For All” rally convened thousands from all over the nation to change the laws that oftentimes find unarmed Black men dead and offending police still getting a check.
The root of the protest is to end police brutality and to eliminate racial profiling.
Tomorrow night, in tune with the march, Talib Kweli, dead prez, Tef Poe, Rebel Diaz and others will perform a free concert in support of Ferguson.
Hip Hop 4 Justice is a free concert presented by the organizers of Ferguson October, an organization of activists all over the country.
The concert will bring together local acts with national artists that are unifying with the activists of Ferguson. Again, the concert is free and open to the public at Fubar 3108 Locust St. St. Louis, MO 63103. Attendees must be at least 18-years-old.
The concert will be live streamed on www.AllHipHop.com.
For more information and a full listing of events please visit www.FergusonOctober.com.
FERGUSON OCTOBER PRESENTS HIP HOP 4 JUSTICE CONCERT WITH TALIB KWELI, DEAD PREZ, JASIRI X, TEF POE, REBEL DIAZ AND LOCAL ARTISTS As Thousands of People Ascend on Ferguson for a Weekend of Protests and Actions Hip Hop Artists Will Gather For a Concert In Support of Ferguson WHO: Hip Hop Artists Talib Kweli, dead prez, Jasiri X, Tef Poe, Rebel Diaz and local St. Louis artists in collaboration with local activists. WHAT: Hip Hop 4 Justice is a FREE concert presented by the organizers of Ferguson October. The show will bring together local acts with national artists who are standing in solidarity with activists in Ferguson for an afternoon of hip hop and social justice. The concert will be live streamed on www.AllHipHop.com FREE Open to the public Ages 18 + WHEN: Sunday, October 12th 1pm-6pm WHERE: Fubar 3108 Locust St. St. Louis, MO 63103 About Ferguson October Ferguson October is a series of protests rallies and events that will take place in St. Louis the weekend of October 10-13th. The weekend’s activities will bring together thousands who want Justice for Mike Brown and will serve as a national call to action to eliminate racial profiling and police violence. For more information and a full listing of events please visit www.FergusonOctober.com The Ferguson October Weekend of Resistance is sponsored by hundreds of organizations across issue areas, both local and national, including: Organization for Black Struggle, Hands Up United, Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment,ColorofChange.org, PICO National Network, Veterans For Peace, The Catholic Worker, Progressive Democrats of America, St. Louis NAACP, National Domestic Workers Alliance, CODEPINK, The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis, SEIU HCII, Working Families, National Network for Arab American Communities and many others.