Saturday April 28th 12-8pm in NYC
Occupy Town Square General Strike Special Edition: Prepare for May Day!
On May 1st workers, students, immigrants, and the unemployed from over 115 U.S. cities will stand together for economic justice. On Saturday, April 28th join us first at 12pm in Bryant Park, where we will parade through mid- town to get word out about the General Strike. Then from 2pm in Union Sq we will prepare for the big day with many trainings, teach-ins and skill shares.
• Non violent direct action training
• Street medical training
• Know your rights: demonstrating in NYC
• Safe protesting for families w/ Parents for OWS
• “Livestreaming for dummies”
• Social media teach-in by OWS #tweetboat
• May Day arts demos
• History of May Day & General Strikes
• Waiting for Lefty, a labor strike performance
We will be running an Open Space, so you can just show up and run activity, but if you’d like to sign up and let us know you’re coming, the link is here: http://tinyurl.com/