Tompkins Square Park Riot, Youth Defense Campaign, Condemn Police Violence, Flyer, 1988


Flyer advertising a public meeting held by the Youth Defense Campaign regarding the Tompkins Square Park Riot held on August 13, 1988.

“On Sunday August 7, over 400 policemen, backed by mounted cops and helicopters, rioted for 5 hours in an attempt to enforce a midnight curfew at Tomkins (sic) Square Park.  Dozens of local people, including a 7-year old child, were injured in this attack.”

Xerox, 8.5 x 11in.

poster for public meeting regarding tompkins square park riot

Flyers Political Tompkins Square Park Xerox and Photocopies