Aleta Alston-Toure, Free Marissa Now (right) and Meena Jagannath, Florida Legal Services (left) testifying at Inter-American Commission on Human Rights hearing on Stand Your Ground; March, 25, 2014. STANDING WITH MARISSA -

A Call To Action

Alternate ROOTS stands in solidarity with the Free Marissa Now campaign as they seek justice for Marissa Alexander, and all victims of domestic violence. We call on our members to support this campaign; you’ll find a list of ways to get involved at the close of this article.

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