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Announcement :: Politics
6/5: THE FOUNDATION: "Silence is the Voice of Complicity"
31 May 2005
The Foundation members, Eroc, Optimus, and DJ Flip, are a diverse group of young artists with origins from Puerto Rico, Liberia and the Philippines, who met in Boston and united to form the group in 2001. This cultural fusion, as well as their experiences growing up in Boston, has influenced The Foundation's music.
Community Church of Boston * 565 Boylston Street * www.commchurch.org

Sunday, June 5th, 10:45am

Hip Hip artists THE FOUNDATION
"Silence is the Voice of Complicity"

The Foundation members, Eroc, Optimus, and DJ Flip, are a diverse group of young artists with origins from Puerto Rico, Liberia and the Philippines, who met in Boston and united to form the group in 2001. This cultural fusion, as well as their experiences growing up in Boston, has influenced The Foundation's music. Not another rap group with watered down lyrics and
messages of misogyny and materialism, theyĆ­re committed to addressing issues of injustice and oppression, while also entertaining crowds with hot beats and relevant lyrics.

The Foundation has performed at local clubs, open mics, college campuses, high schools, and rallies and protests, for crowds of 30 to 30,000. The
Foundation has shared the same stage with KRS-One, Pharoahe Monch, Dead Prez, Michael Franti/ Spearhead, EDO G, Medusa, Supernatural, Billy Bragg, Akrobatik, Mr. LIF and Amiri Baraka. In August of 2003, The Foundation was the only international group invited to perform with the Cuban Hip-Hop All-stars at the closing of the 9th Annual Hip-Hop Festival and Conference in Cuba for a crowd of over 20,000. Internationally The Foundation has also performed in Canada, England, France, Cuba, Bahamas, South Africa, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Israel and Palestine. And have performed across the Northeast United States in New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, Providence, and many more.


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ALSO:

Sunday, June 5, 2005 - 4pm at CCB
Service and Program

Farewell to our departing Minister, Rev. David Carl Olson A light buffet will be served after the Service & Program RSVP by June 2, 2005 at (617) 266-6710 or by email at commchurch (at) igc.org

Sponsorships and Program Book Ads:
We greatly appreciate sponsorship contributions to help support this event, as well as ads for the Program Book.
($25 1/4 page -- $50 1/2 page -- $100 Full page)


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NEXT WEEK (June 12)

Memorial Service before the CCB Annual Meeting
Rev. DAVID CARL OLSON

"On Memory and Promise"


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SPEND THE MORNING WITH US:

9:30am "Praxis" Adult Education & Conversation (bagels and coffee served)
10:45am Sunday Service & Speaker's Forum 12:15pm Conversation with our guest
speaker 12:30pm Community Luncheon


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CHILDREN'S SPACE
There is space for children's activities, as well as arts and crafts supplies for children. Church volunteers can provide childcare supervision
when needed -- please call the church office, in advance if possible, to let us know the names and ages of your children (617)266-6710.

COMMUNITY LUNCHEON
Following the Sunday Speakers Forum we share a community luncheon prepared by chef Luis Alonso Guzman. A voluntary contribution of $5 is requested to cover luncheon costs.

DIRECTIONS/PARKING
The Community Church is located at 565 Boylston Street in Copley Square, between Dartmouth and Clarendon Streets. By public transportation, the
closest stops are Copley on the Green Line and Back Bay on the Orange Line.

Public parking is available on Sunday mornings at the Back Bay Garage. Entrances are on Clarendon Street and St. James Ave. A red coupon is available at the church for discounted parking ($3 until 1:30 p.m.).

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF BOSTON is an independent-minded, radical religious
community, a member of the Unitarian Universalist Association and the Greater Boston Interfaith Organization.

The leader of our community is REV. DAVID CARL OLSON, minister.

"Unleashing the Human Spirit for Justice and Peace"

Community Church of Boston
565 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
(617)266-6710
(617)266-0449 (fax)
co- (at) igc.org
http://www.commchurch.org
See also:
http://www.commchurch.org

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Re: 6/5: THE FOUNDATION: "Silence is the Voice of Complicity"
04 Jun 2005
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