From:   rob hollander <lesrrd@gmail.com>
Sent time:   Tuesday, October 25, 2011 8:57:57 PM
To:   september17@googlegroups.com
Subject:   [september17discuss] Fwd: OCCUPY HARLEM
Attachments:   OccupyHarlem 10.23.11.pdf   
 

From Nellie Hester Bailey (Harlem Tenants Council):

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From: nellie hester <nelliehester@yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, Oct 25, 2011 at 10:50 PM
Subject: OCCUPY HARLEM
To: Nellie Hester <nelliehester@yahoo.com>


OCCUPY HARLEM MOBILIZATION

We stand in solidarity with Occupiers of Wall Street

 Friday, October 28, 2011

6:30 – 9:30 PM

St. Philip’s Church

204 West 134th Street

(Adam Clayton Powell Blvd)

 

A call to Blacks, Latinos, and immigrants to occupy their communities against predatory investors, displacement, privatization and state repression. Let us assert our Dignity! WE MUST DEFEND OUR COMMUNITIES! THIS IS OUR STRUGGLE, THIS IS OUR MOMENT IN HISTORY. THIS IS PEOPLE'S POWER!

 We stand in solidarity with all of our brothers and sisters occupying cities, towns and neighborhoods in the United States. We stand in solidarity with poor and working class people across the globe rising up against criminal predatory finance capital that has no regard for humanity, that has no regard for Mother Earth.

 Wall Street, the epicenter of international finance capital, began its financial prosperity with slave profiteering firms, JP Morgan, Lehman Brothers, Wachovia Bank and Bank of America.  In fact, Wall Street and most of the city’s financial district were built on the burial ground of captured Africans forced into genocidal free labor for centuries, a crime against humanity. The legacy of that crime against humanity manifested today in Jim Crow mass incarceration, a crisis of massive Black unemployment and the greatest loss of wealth for Blacks & Latinos from subprime lending frauds estimated between $164 billion and $213 billion.

 Finance capital plutocrats have always controlled the US political system. They threaten

and received a $16 trillion bank bailout, the greatest thief of taxpayers' money in modern US history. And it's only the tip of the iceberg because the banks have an estimated $700 trillion of worthless derivatives, the BULL in the china shop that might very well bring down Wall Street.

 

Let us, the 99 percent, build a united people's movement of the poor, the working class and the middle class to reign in the one percent. ANOTHER WORLD IS POSSIBLE! Join us for this Occupy Harlem mobilization with guest speakers and the occupy site to be announced.

Harlem Fight Back Against War at Home & Abroad: 646-812-5188

 




--
rob hollander, ph.d.
622 E 11, #10
NYC 10009
212-228-6152
LES blog:
http://savethelowereastside.blogspot.com/
linguistics blog:
http://languageandphilosophy.wordpress.com/



--
Rob Hollander
Lower East Side Residents for Responsible Development
http://savethelowereastside.blogspot.com/
622 E 11, #10
NYC, 10009
212-228-6152

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