to review and share the attached materials regarding this historic event. Please help to spread the word in an effort to bring as many organizations and grassroots groups together in solidarity. Follow the web links at the bottom of this message for more information.
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14th St. & Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, DC, Saturday, September 13, 2008, 12:00 noon – 5:00 pm:
Beginning at Freedom Plaza and ending at the Lincoln Memorial, our Walk will conclude and we will have the following performances and speakers -- at present they include:
* Shirley Rivens-Smith, President – DC US Africa Sister Cities
* Bernard Ofori-Atta, UnityforObama group and community leader from Ghana
* Wessita McKinley, Grassroots organizer/Community Activist/Mentor
* Aaron Cunningham, GenerationObama, DC local community leader
* Duke Ellington School of Arts Choir and Jazz Ensemble
* Maharold Peoples Jr. and Tribe of Praise, Contemporary Gospel Ensemble
* Reggaeton Musical Sensation from Arlington, W-Cuno and P-Bloke
* Proverbs, Raggae Band
* Ballet Folklorico Ritmos del Peru, Traditional Peruvian Dance
* Positive, educational music youth group, Hip-Hop Education, Inc.
* DC Acapella Quartet, AFTER THE STORM
* Spoken Word Artist from Laws of the Street, Lamont Carey
* YoungChristianforObama and community activist in DE, Jordan Hines
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