About The Event
"First they ignore you, then they laugh at you,then they fight you, then you win." ~Mahatma Gandhi
All people are invited to join the "Mother's In White" - Victory over (Police and All Violence) Spiral dance. Wear white and accentuate with PowerPink & GroundingGold Ribbons and/or bows. Bring your drums, or percussion instruments too. Suhay Lopez and Andy's neighborhood, friends and family have been faced with continual police brutality and the senseless murder of Sudhay's 13-year old son Andy Lopez by Sonoma County Sheriff Department Deputy Gelhaus. We want to bring this continual demonstration of police abuse & violence to an end so that this family and community can begin the much needed healing process.
About The Organization
Justice Coalition for Andy Lopez
The Justice Coalition for Andy Lopez is a group of independent organizations and individuals working together to achieve justice for the killing of Andy Lopez by Sonoma County Sheriff Deputy Erick Gelhaus, and also to affect systemic changes that will put an end to police brutality and human rights violations in Sonoma County.
As of 1/16/2014 The Coalition demands the following:
1. Indict Erick Gelhaus
2. Build the Andy Lopez Memorial Park
3. Drop the Bogus Charges on Ramon & Louie
4. Justice for Andy Lopez
We hope that the work of this coalition will help set a standard for communities throughout the United States.
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