July 4th In NYC For Activists!

4 07 2009

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Norman Siegel reads the Constitution & Declaration of Independence at Noon. Location: Strawberry Fields, Central Park. More Information: http://tinyurl.com/ljv3vl

Petitioning With Yetta Kurland from Noon – 4pm (Today & Tomorrow). Location: The Brecht Forum More information: http://tinyurl.com/nhy5ks

Single Payer Leafleting & Petitioning with PHIMG, PNHP, ACT-UP from 2-4pm. Location: Seating area on Broadway between 42nd & 43rd. More information: http://tinyurl.com/molbwg

Vegan Picnic & Protest with WAR (Win Animal Rights) at 2pm. Location: Columbus Ciricle 59th St. & Broadway (Meet in the Main Lobby @ Whole Foods). Protests begin after the picnic. Should be informative!

Vox Pop 4th of July Bash at 4pm-Midnight. Location: Vox Pop Cafe, Brooklyn. More information: http://www.voxpopnet.net/

1st Amendathon with Reverend Billy Talen, Yetta Kurland, & Norman Siegel from 4-6pm. Location: Union Square Park. More Information: http://tinyurl.com/mvz887

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9/11 was 8 years ago. We can all fight violence now with trust and play in public space. Our 1st Amendment freedoms will grow our safety.” Reverend Billy Talen


Know Your Rights Bike Ride with Times Up! 4:30pm leaving from the 1st Amend-a-thon. More information: http://tinyurl.com/nawyry

4th On Fire Concert & Cookout For Brecht Forum & Left Turn starting at 6pm. Location: SURREAL ESTATE 15 Thames St., Brooklyn. NY More information: http://tinyurl.com/ksytjl

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Governor David Paterson – Grand Marshall @ Pride 2009

30 06 2009
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Reverend Billy Talen For Mayor of NYC Zine & Petition Training

30 06 2009

Reverend Billy Talen, Green Party candidate for Mayor of New York City 2009, has released a Zine! in support of his campaign! How cool is that!?

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Buttons are available at the headquarters at  250 Lafayette, 10012 and petition training to help get the Rev on the Ballot is this Wednesday July 1st at 7pm.  More Information at VoteRevBilly.org

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Stonewall Riots 40th Anniversary: A Look Back at the Uprising that Launched the Modern Gay Rights Movement

30 06 2009

From Democracy NowStonewall Riots 40th Anniversary: A Look Back at the Uprising that Launched the Modern Gay Rights Movement

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Iran Election Protest NYC 6/19/2009

16 06 2009

People gathered for the second time in NYC outside of the UN at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza to protest the fraudulent election results in Iran and also to protest the killing of Iranian civilians.

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Protests! Tonight 5/26

26 05 2009

“The demand for equal rights in every vocation of life is just and fair; but, after all, the most vital right is the right to love and be loved.” Emma Goldman

Protest the Proposition 8 Decision at Sheridan Square at 6pm and/or Union Square at 7pm. Details @ Day of  Decision

All governments should be pressured to correct their abuses of human rights.” Richard Stallman 

Protest Karl Rove outside Radio City Music Hall at 6:30pm with War Criminal Watch.

“The death penalty, I think, is a terrible scar on American justice, especially the concept of equal justice under law, but also of due process.” Burke Marshall 

Troy Davis Meeting with Campaign To End the Death Penalty at 7pm at 521 West 126th Street (near 1 train at 125th).





Granny Activists Arrested Again

25 03 2009

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Memebers of the Granny Peace Brigade got cozy in the slammer once again courtesy of the NYPD. The Grannies protested along side Green Party mayoral candidate Reverend Billy, public advocate candidate Norman Seigel and others, at the Times Square military recruitment center on March 18th.  Seven grannies were arrested. Check out the Full Story on their website.