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Citizens United for Alternatives to the Death Penalty


The Prison Forum Presents: A Community Forum on the Death Penalty
Oct. 18th; 9:30am to 2:30pm, New Bethel Baptist Church
1507 Hillman St., Youngstown, Ohio
330-652-9635 for details

PA Abolitionists United Against the Death Penalty
Oct. 18th - mass rally at Philadelphia City Hall
Oct. 20th
Nonviolent civil disobedience action at the Philadelphia D.A.'s office (must take training to participate)
Contact: P.O. Box 58128, Phila. PA 19102
Phone: (610)891-8968
Fax: (610)891-6614

The Shape of Texas
A benefit for S.H.A.P.E. Community Center and the Texas Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
featuring the wonderfully varied music of D.R.U.M. (Devine Rhythm United Motion)
S.H.A.P.E. Community Center is located at 3903 Almeda (near Alabama)
Saturday, October 25th
Minimum contribution: $5
Call for time and further details: 713-523-8454.
Everyone is welcome!

Amnesty International USA - Regional conferences
Throughout the USA this Fall! Call 1-800-AMNESTY for details.
Oct. 17-19 in Philadelphia
Oct. 24-26 in Tucson
Oct. 31-Nov. 2 in Memphis
Nov. 7-9 in Chicago
Nov 15-16 in Boston
Remember, every day is human rights day!

Envisioning a World Without Violence:
Organizing the Religious Community Against The Death Penalty - National Conference
Weekend of November 14, in Washington, DC.
Contact Pat Clark for details
AFSC, 1501 Cherry St., Philadelphia, PA 19102-1479
Phone: 215-241-7130, Fax: 215-241-7119

Amnesty International USA's Annual General Meeting
March 20-22, 1998
San Francisco (800-AMNESTY)

National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty Annual Conference
NEW NCADP NUMBER 202-387-3890

Texas - Journey of Hope... from violence to healing
Two weeks of action and education against the death penalty in Texas,
led by murder victims' family members &
joined by family members of death row inmates, activists and others.
May 29 to June 14, 1998, in Texas.
Contact CUADP for details or

5th Annual Fast & Vigil to Abolish the Death Penalty
June 29th to July 2nd, 1998
at the U.S. Supreme Court
Sponsored by the Abolitionist Action Committee (AAC)
Contact the AAC c/o CUADP or