A Benefit Tribute for Don Rojas with Danny Glover, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Prof. Sir Hilary Beckles, Talib Kweli

Live stream will start Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 4PM

May 11, 2019, Brooklyn, NY — A special gathering to pay tribute to Don Rojas, one of the great progressives and freedom fighters of our time and to provide financial support for him and family during his courageous fight against bone cancer.

Program will include an ensemble led by Ahmed Abdullah and poetry/rap by Talib Kweli and words from Prof. Sir Hilary Beckles, Rev. Herbert Daughtry, Danny Glover, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Mireille Fanon-Mendes France, Viola Plummer, Dr. Ben Chavis, Assemb. Charles Barron, Dan Coughlin, Dr. Brenda Greene, Dr. Todd Burroughs, Gary Byrd, Dr. Ron Daniels and others. See Press Release for additional info.

Joining us in Brooklyn

Saturday, May 11th, 4:00 PM at the House of the Lord Church, 415 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217. Take the A train to Hoyt/Schemerhorn. For further information call 718.596.1991. Free and open to the public but donations are welcome.

Joining us online

Return to this page Saturday, May 11th at 4:00 PM. Contributions can be made online by visiting the Don Rojas GoFundMe Campaign — Click here or visit www.gofundme.com/help-don-rojas-in-the-fight-of-his-life

Source: The Institute of the Black World 21st Century (IBW21). The content of this article does not necessarily reflect the views or opinion of Global Diaspora News.