Help free comrade Kooper!

Last night around 7pm, Kooper Caraway was taken into police custody after he pulled in to and parked at a local gas station. A police SUV drove behind him to block his car and he was forced to exit along with his family at gunpoint. As of now, we know he is being held on… Read More »

Justice for Jackson: Community March

After more than two years of struggling, the family of Larry Jackson Jr. is still fighting to gain justice and prosecute the detective who murdered their son. LaKiza, Larry Jackson’s sister, will be leading a march through the neighborhood around Givens Park. We hope that you join and help us build these marches as we… Read More »

Jam 4 Jackson

The People’s Task Force brings you the Jam 4 Jackson, a memorial show to celebrate and raise awareness for Larry Jackson Jr., an unarmed African American man murdered by the Austin Police in the summer of 2013. After two years of struggling, the family of Larry Jackson Jr. is still fighting to gain justice and… Read More »

May Day for Freddie Gray & Larry Jackson

The struggle for justice for Larry Jackson continues, Friends and supporters: By now many of you will have heard the news that Detective Charles Kleinert, the man who killed Larry Jackson, Jr., has succeeded in moving his case to federal court. You can read some of the news about it here: http://kxan.com/…/28/kleinert-case-to-stay-in-federal-court/ While this is… Read More »

Justice for Larry Jackson: Strategy Meeting

The national conversation about police violence that has followed in the wake of the protests in Ferguson, MO has important ramifications here in Austin, TX. As many of you know, in July of 2013, Larry Jackson, Jr. an unarmed African-American man, was shot and killed by Detective Charles Kleinert of the Austin Police Department. Because… Read More »

Jam 4 Justice

The People’s Task Force brings you the Jam 4 Justice, a benefit and awareness show for Larry Jackson Jr., an unarmed Black man murdered by the Austin Police. After a year and a half of struggling for their son, the family of Larry Jackson Jr. is calling upon your support once again. Detective Kleinert, who… Read More »

Day of Action for Larry Jackson Jr.

Supporters of Larry Jackson Jr., you are invited to join a phone, email and fax jam to the office of U.S. District Judge Lee Yeakel. Starting on Friday, Jan. 9th, please call, email and fax Judge Yeakel’s office and ask that he reject Kleinerts petition to move his case from Travis County to a federal… Read More »