Democracy Digest: A Memorial Service for Stanley "Tookie" Williams

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Democracy Digest Volume 79

1) Invocations by Reverend Lewis E. Logent and Minister Tony Muhammed; Recorded Message from Stanley "Tookie" Williams; Reverend Jesse Jackson; Gospel Soloist; Bruce Gordon of NAACP (by telephone); Snoop Dogg; Lynn Whitfield (by telephone); Tony Robbins; Jonathan Stack; Video Tribute to Stanley "Tookie" Williams. 1 hour 27 minutes.

2) Shirley Neal, reading from Blue Rage, Black Redemption by Stanley "Tookie" Williams; Rudy Langlais; Franziska Greber; Reverend Al Sharpton (by telephone); Bianca Jagger; acknowledgements; readings by Vondie Curtis Hall and Kasi Lemmons; Vicky Lindsey; Attorney Verma Wefald; Stacy Cooper; Stanley "Tookie" Williams' last recorded message; Stan Muhammed; Tony Muhammed's introduction of Minister Farrakhan; gospel music by Fred Jackson. 1 hour 31 minutes.

3) Minister Louis Farrakhan; Travon Williams, Stanley "Tookie" Williams' last message read by Barbara Becnal; Street Soldiers (open mike); Benediction; police & crowd pictures outside. 1 hour 26 minutes.

All in Los Angeles on 12/20/05; Total running time 4 hours 24 minutes.

ADDED EVENT: Tim Wise: "White Like Me: Reflections on Race from a Privileged Son". At Immanuel Presbyterian Church, Los Angeles, CA, 2/18/05; 2 hours 29 minutes.