Press Conference hosted by the Uhuru Solidarity Movement in St. Louis, MO responding to the FBI raids of the Uhuru Movement that took place on July 29, 2022 in 7 different homes and offices across Missouri and Florida.
This press conference was held at the Uhuru Solidarity Center, 2654 Gravois Ave in St. Louis which was one of the targets of the raid.
Speakers denounce this attack on the black community by the state, share details about their experiences and give a tour of the damage done to the the Uhuru Solidarity Center.
Speakers include: Omali Yeshitela, Chairman, African People’s Socialist Party Penny Hess, Chairwoman, African People’s Solidarity Committee Jesse Todd, Ward 18 Alderman, St. Louis MO Jesse Nevel, Chair, Uhuru Solidarity Movement Amanda Carlozzi, Vice Chair, Uhuru Solidarity Movement Links to other press conferences and statements since the raid:
7/29 St. Louis Press Conference,Chairman Omali Yeshitela on his doorstep hours after the attack:
7/29 St. Petersburg, FL Press Conference with Director Akilé Anai hours after the attack:
7/29 Political Summation by Chairman Omali Yeshitela the evening after the raid:
8/4 St. Petersburg, FL Press Conference at Uhuru House featuring tour of the damage done to the building.