Stand Up! for Democracy in DC (Free DC!) for the second year invites you to attend a viewing of President Obama's State of the Union address with the hopes that he will voice his support for full citizenship rights through DC Statehood. This year we are partnering with Bus Boys and Poets and Organizing for America. "Keep hope alive!" that our voices are being heard!
ADDRESS:2021 14th St, NW Washington, D.C. 20009
On Monday January 19, 2015 --- Join us to honor of the great Martin Luther King, Jr. and march for Peace with Justice and DC Statehood! Wear you DC Statehood gear, bring your signs and walk with Stand Up!/Free DC! and other DC Statehood supporters!
An exciting program starts at 10:00 am, the MLK Peace Walk steps off at 11:30 am from 2500 MLK Ave., SE (Anacostia Green Line) -- MLK Peace Walk joins MLK Parade to step off from St. Elizabeth's East 2700 MLK Ave SE at Noon (Congress Heights Green Line). Two hour walk/parade - approximately 2 miles total.
(Please click on "Read More" to see pre-walk¶de interviews by the dynamic "Total Sunshine"!
Location : United Black Fund - Peace Walk/ St. Elizabeth's Campus - ParadeContact : Anise Jenkins - Stand
Download this Fact Sheet and use it whenever you discuss or study why we should have statehood here in Washington, Banneker City, New Columbia, Potomac or whatever you may want to call our city-state.
Thanks for your participation and support!
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