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August 31st: National Day of Action for the Cleveland 4!

14 Aug

Brandon Baxter, one of the Cleveland 4, grew up in Lakewood, Ohio. He is a skilled craftsman, specializing in leatherworking, and he identifies strongly with his Blackfoot Native American ancestry.

On Friday, August 31st, join your comrades around the country in raising legal support funds for the Cleveland 4, who were entrapped by the FBI and face up to life in prison because of their politics and association with the Occupy movement. The defendants need to raise $80K to create the best defense possible against the government’s sensational prosecution based on manufactured crimes.

You can find out more here and donate online here or by sending checks or money orders made out to “Conveyor Belt Collective” at PO Box 602117, Cleveland, OH 44102.

Arrested in Cleveland on April 30th in a calculated move designed to disrupt May Day protests and celebrations everywhere, five people initially faced charges for an alleged conspiracy to destroy a bridge. Continue reading