|Sent time:||Friday, October 14, 2011 2:12:14 PM|
|Subject:||Re: [september17discuss] You can make Tomorrow our Biggest Day Yet!|
Wowsa can't wait to tweet.
Also, the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement is having the following event at 1 PM at Liberty Square tomorrow:Calling all Black, African, African-American, Caribbean, Latino, and Indigenous people!
On October 15th, the 45th anniversary of the founding of the Black Panther Party, let's gather at Zuccotti Park highlighting a unique message: that Wall Street was literally built by our ancestors, through stolen slave labor to enrich the 1%. As people of color in this country, our economic potential has been actively suppressed and undervalued, so we know that Wall Street has been corrupt from the very beginning! It's nothing new. Together, let us bring our issues to the table to deepen the dialogue at Zuccotti Park.
We stand in solidarity with the #OccupyWallStreet protestors and recognize that the current national fight for freedom and economic justice is one that has always been central to our self-determination as a people. Their struggle is our struggle!
In the Akan language, Sankofa means "go back and fetch it." It represents the tradition of infusing the present with lessons from history. The concept of Sankofa reminds us that we must look to our past in order to meaningfully move forward.
Bring your signs, your drums, and your shekeres!
"All history is a current event." - Dr. John Henrik Clarke
"It is not wrong to go back for that which you have forgotten." - Akan proverb
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On Fri, Oct 14, 2011 at 11:45 AM, MAd Hatter <email@example.com> wrote:
October 15th is tomorrow.... Spread the word...Hand out Flyers, Send emails!
This event page has all of tomorrows events. Spread the word.......
Here is the text:
Occupy Wall Street's October 15th - Day of Actions have actions
targeting banks throughout the day around specific themes: jobs,
education, housing, environment, and war. It will culminate with a
mass convergence/party at Times Square, 5pm. Thousands will be
participating throughout the day. Don't miss Occupy Wall Street's
Complete Schedule for Oct. 15th:
11AM - March on the Banks
... From Zucotti to Chase
We will then march to student meet up at Wash. Sq. Park
11AM - OCCUPY THE BRONX MEET-UP
12PM - ANTI-WAR MARCH AND TEACH-IN
Wall Street And Broadway
12PM - MASS STUDENT GENERAL ASSEMBLY
Washington Square Park -
Student meet up and student loan lender bank action
3:30PM - ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION AGAINST MOUNTAIN TOP REMOVAL
New York Public Library Main Entrance
42 and 5th avenue
4PM - OCCU-PIE TIMES SQUARE RECRUITMENT CENTER
5PM - TAKE TIME SQUARE CONVERGENCE/ OCCUPATION PARTY
PROMO VIDEO FOR TIMES SQUARE EVENT
This is all part of international day of action!
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