Flyer- Support LeRoi, Come to the Trial (2)

Flyer distributed to encourage community support at the trial of LeRoi Jones (Amiri Baraka), who was arrested and beaten by Newark police during the 1967 Newark rebellion for alleged gun possesion. The flyer quotes Baraka's poem "From: The Book of Life": "It is time for beauty and truth to rule the world again. It is time for the evolved beings to reorder this planet."

Flyer distributed to encourage community support at the trial of LeRoi Jones (Amiri Baraka), who was arrested and beaten by Newark police during the 1967 Newark rebellion for alleged gun possesion. The flyer quotes Baraka’s poem “From: The Book of Life”: “It is time for beauty and truth to rule the world again. It is time for the evolved beings to reorder this planet.”