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Come celebrate the birthday of Assata Shakur at La Peña Cultural Center in Berkeley! Featuring an explosive showcase of Roots Reggae and Hip-Hop conscious musik, including Arkaingelle and Jah Wave (Guyana) and special guests: Audiomatic, Askari Mwari, Fly Benzo and Ms. Incredible, backed by DJ Ital Ra.
Birthday celebration for Assata Shakur!
We will also be celebrating the birthday of comrade Shango Abiola (Audiomatic) of Black Riders Liberation Party, Oakland Chapter.
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La Peña is a community cultural center with a national reputation and a global vision that promotes peace, social justice and cultural understanding through the arts, education and social action.
As a welcoming gathering place, La Peña provides opportunities for artists to share diverse cultural traditions, to create and perform their work, and to support and interface with diverse social movements.
Annually, La Peña presents over 200 events with emerging and established artists; organizes an arts education program; produces new works by local artists, presents internationally and nationally renowned artists, and houses a Latin American cafe which complements the organization's mission.