The State of Texas intends to execute Kenneth Foster on August 30, despite the fact that he did not murder anyone. Unlike any other state in this country, Texas utilizes a unique statute called the Law of Parties which allows the State to subject a person to death even though he did not kill, intend to kill, help or encourage anyone to do so.
RALLY AND MARCH IN AUSTIN
Saturday, July 21, 5:00 PM
Texas State Capitol, south steps
On July 21, join Kenneth's family, friends, and supporters for a march and rally with speakers, live music, and food to demand that Texas does not go through with the execution.
Speakers and Performers include:
Tasha Foster - Wife of Kenneth Foster and Hip Hop Performer
Nydesha Foster - Daughter of Kenneth Foster
Shujaa Graham - Exonerated Death Row Inmate
Welfare Poets - Politically Conscious Music from NY
Mario Africa - With the MOVE organization, Activist from Philadelphia
Darby Tillis - Exonerated Death Row Prisoner & Blues Musician from Chicago
Plus many more!
More info about Kenneth's situation: