Free Cyntoia: Cyntoia Day

Today is Cyntoia Day in our national week of action. We want Cyntoia to feel our collective love and spirit during this struggle as we continue to demand her clemency. Here’s what we need you to do:   1. Send a letter or postcard to Cyntoia: Ms. Cyntoia D. Brown #410593 Tennessee Prison for Women…

Clergy, Leaders, Urge Governor Haslam to Keep His Word and Grant Clemency for Cyntoia Brown Before End of Term

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Chelsea Fuller, Chelsea@teamblackbird.org Thursday December 20, 2018 Clergy, Leaders, Urge Governor Haslam to Keep His Word and Grant Clemency for Cyntoia Brown Before End of Term Today, Clergy from around the nation are joining leaders calling on Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam to release Cyntoia Brown before the coming holiday. NASHVILLE—​ This…

Free Cyntoia: Clergy Day of Action

We still need you to call Governor Haslam’s office! For more information on calling the Governor and demanding clemency for Cyntoia, please click here. We’re almost through our national week of action and today is Clergy Day! In addition to calling the Governor, we need you to do the following: Contact the Evangelical Presbyterian Church and Presbyterian urging…

Representatives + Senators Day: #Clemency4CyntoiaBrown

Today is Representatives and Senators Day! In addition to continuing our calls to Governor Bill Haslam, our aim is to contact as many State Representatives and U.S. Congresspersons as possible to ensure they are part of the conversation and that Gov. Haslam feels pressure from his colleagues to grant #Clemency4CyntoiaBrown. Feel free to modify the…

Organizations Host National Week of Action Calling for Cyntoia Brown’s Release Before Christmas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Chelsea Fuller, Chelsea@teamblackbird.org Wednesday December 19, 2018 Organizations Host National Week of Action Calling for Cyntoia Brown’s Release Before Christmas The ‘me too.’ Movement, Highlander Research and Education Center, Color of Change and Black Lives Matter Nashville launched the campaign Monday in hopes Cyntoia will receive clemency before end of Tenn. Governor’s…

Governor Day: Call Gov. Haslam and Demand #Clemency4CyntoiaBrown

freecyntoiabrown.org Call Gov. Haslam and call your own Governor (especially if you they are a member of the Republican Governor Association, of which Haslam is President). Please see the below phone and email scripts:  Phone Script Governor Bill Haslam (615) 741-2001 1st Floor, State Capitol Nashville, TN 37243 Bill.Haslam@tn.gov Re: #Clemency4CyntoiaBrown Dial the above number….

Call Gov. Haslam and Demand #Clemency4Cyntoia

Phone Script Governor Bill Haslam (615) 741-2001 1st Floor, State Capitol Nashville, TN 37243 Bill.Haslam@tn.gov Re: #Clemency4CyntoiaBrown Dial the above number. If there is an answer, move to Part 1: If there is no answer: Skip to second page, Part 3: Part 1: “Hi, my name is ____ and I am would like to speak…