Saturday, December 22, 2012

Bring Leonard Peltier Home in 2012!

A night of music sends a message to President Obama.
By Dan Skye

On Friday, December 14, celebrities and activists gathered at the Beacon Theater in New York City to raise their voices in support of Native American political prisoner Leonard Peltier. The “Bring Leonard Peltier Home in 2012” concert featured Jackson Browne, Common, Mos Def, and Pete Seeger, while celebrity activists such as Harry Belafonte, Michael Moore, Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, Danny Glover, and Peter Coyote offered words of support for Peltier, who has been behind bars for 37 years.