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Solidarity With Marie In North Carolina

Solidarity With Marie In North Carolina

A banner posted to the fence at the disputed CVS building that was squatted/occupied last year as a campaign of resisting corporate development; at the corner of Weaver St. and Greensboro St in Carrboro, NC on  Sunday January 27th.
This banner was posted the day after a local eco-prisoner letter writing night in celebration of Marie Mason’s birthday.

From her support page:

“January 26, 2012, is Marie Mason’s 51st birthday, which she is celebrating locked in a special control unit in the federal prison in Carswell, Texas. Marie is three years into her almost twenty-two year sentence.

Following a December call-out, events for Marie’s birthday have been held in countries around the world. They include Wellington, New Zealand; Haifa, Israel; Nijmegen, Netherlands; Vancouver, Canada; and Oakland, Baltimore, Chapel Hill, Bloomington, Minneapolis, New York City, Philadelphia, and Troy, New York in the United States. Supporters have sent birthday cards, held yoga classes, had afternoon tea, shown movies, and had cake to celebrate with her and let her know that she is neither alone nor forgotten.

If you were not able to attend one of these events, please send her a card and brighten her day. She loves to get mail from supporters, although she is limited in how many people she can write back. Please include a return address on the envelope, do not affix anything such as glitter or glue to your letters or cards, and be aware that letters which are not entirely in English may be significantly delayed in reaching her.

Marie Mason #04672-061
FMC Carswell
Federal Medical Center
P.O. Box 27137
Fort Worth, TX 76127″

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7 responses to “Solidarity With Marie In North Carolina

  1. croatanearthfirst

    Reblogged this on Croatan Earth First! and commented:

    Another solidarity action in support of Marie Mason- this one in Carrboro, North Carolina. Other support events this week: Marie Mason Birthday Events
    Baltimore
    1/26 Card Signing Event
    Bloomington
    1/18 Card/Letter Writing Night
    1/26 Birthday Celebration
    Chapel Hill, NC
    1/26 letter writing & video
    Haifa, Israel
    1/14 Letter Writing Event
    Minneapolis
    1/19 Yoga Class and Celebration
    New York City
    1/19 Tabling at Catharsis gig
    1/22 Letter-writing night
    Philadelphia
    1/21 Benefit Show
    Troy, NY
    1/18 Birthday Letter Writing Party
    Wellington, New Zealand
    1/26 Afternoon tea

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