From:   shaista husain <shaistahusain@gmail.com>
Sent time:   Tuesday, October 04, 2011 2:29:51 PM
To:   september17@googlegroups.com
Subject:   SPAM-MED: Re: [september17discuss] Re: Wall Street is War Street: Antiwar rally on Sat, Oct 15 moved to OWS
 

Great how show of support from UNAC

 

On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 4:24 PM, Doug Singsen <dougsingsen@gmail.com> wrote:

> BTW, this is marking the tenth anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan,

> which is also the start date for the October2011 occupation in Washington,

> DC, which starts on Thursday. The NYC march was moved back a week from the

> anniversary date so it wouldn't conflict with the DC occupation.

>

> On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 4:20 PM, Doug Singsen <dougsingsen@gmail.com> wrote:

>>

>> It was originally going to be targeted at 3 embassies in Midtown, but the

>> United National Antiwar Committee (UNAC) voted to move it downtown.

>>

>> Wall Street Is War Street

>>

>> On the 10th Anniversary of U.S. War in Afghanistan

>>

>> NO to Endless WARS!

>>

>> Sat. OCT. 15,

>>

>> Noon Rally at Wall Street

>>

>> March to Occupy Wall Street Encampment

>>

>> Liberty & Broadway

>>

>>

>>

>> Oct. 15 is a day of nationally coordinated antiwar actions in cities

>> across the U.S., the 10th anniversary of the massively destructive and

>> criminal U.S. war on Afghanistan.

>>

>>

>>

>> When the U.S. government began its attack on Afghanistan 10 years ago,

>> President Bush called it a “war on terror.” It was followed by 8 years of

>> U.S. war Iraq and now war in Libya and drone wars on Pakistan, Yemen,

>> Somalia and Sudan under Pres. Obama. These are all wars for oil, resources

>> and markets in the interests of corporate power.

>>

>> At the same time, the U.S. government is carrying out attacks on working

>> people within the U.S., cutting back on health care and education while

>> bailing out the Wall St. banks and insurance companies. Every time people

>> call for money for social services, we are told there is no money, but the

>> government always finds money for its wars. It is increasing repression on

>> Muslims, on Black and Latino youth and on those who protest, as the FBI

>> raids on anti-war demonstrators and the NYPD attacks on the peaceful Occupy

>> Wall St. demonstrators show.

>>

>> Join us in a march to demand an end to U.S. wars in Afghanistan & Iraq, an

>> end to U.S. aid to Israel, and an end to U.S. bombing and destruction in

>> Libya and an end to the growing repression at home.

>>

>> We NEED

>>

>> Jobs, Health Care & Education

>>

>> NOT

>>

>> War, Racism & Repression

>>

>> --------------------------------

>>

>> Followed by a 4 pm Solidarity Meeting with Carlos Montes, a speaker from

>> the Victor Toro Defense Committee, immigrant rights and antiwar activists

>> facing government attack and phony charges, and Cyrus McGoldrick from the NY

>> Council on American Islamic Relations.

>>

>> At Judson Memorial Church, Washington Square South & Thompson St., NYC

>>

>> Called by: United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC), www.UNACpeace.org

>>

>

>

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