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Title: feminists and queers against capitalism bloc in oakland general strike!
START DATE: Wednesday November 02
TIME: 4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location Details:
14th and Broadway in front of Wallgreens. look for banner!
Event Type: Protest
Join the Feminist Bloc Of the Oakland General strike.

Converge: 4:30pm to march at 5pm sharp with the Oakland General Strike march to shut down the Oakland port. Meet outside of Walgreens at 14th and Broadway. Look for the banner “Feminists and Queers against Capitalism.”



Because:

- Our labor in this society is unacknowledged, underappreciated and
ignored, both when it is waged and when it is free.

- Women, trans people, and queers bear the brunt of capitalist crisis in the form of budget cuts and reactionary violence.

- The police are attacking our communities: putting us in jail, in the
ground, or leaving us to pick up the pieces.

- We are tired of having children who’s only future is to be workers or
prisoners of The Man’s world.

- Inside and outside the workplace our bodies are controlled, cut up,
restricted, abused, beaten, and used.



We may seem like mere victims in this capitalist, patriarchal, racist
system, but in reality these systems cannot sustain themselves without our participation. Which is why today we STRIKE!



FEMINIST STRIKE MEANS: No business as usual

We meet in the streets and become stronger: If you mess with one of us, you mess with all of us!



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by lydia lament
Tuesday Nov 1st, 2011 6:18 PM
thanks for organizing, see you there!
by mz_m
Tuesday Nov 1st, 2011 10:50 PM
see you all there!!!!!
by womanofcolorinOC
Wednesday Nov 2nd, 2011 8:24 AM
i love this call to action and wish i was nearer so i can run the streets with you. will be thinking of all of you tomorrow and wishing you a good, safe, productive day of love and rage!
by Tortuga Bi LIBERTY
( franhattan [at] yahoogroups.com ) Saturday Nov 5th, 2011 9:56 AM
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SF, Nov 5. Sat-- 99-percent march starts around 3pm
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http://www.occupysf.com/news/
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Two Locations:
Justin Herman Plaza
and the Federal Reserve Bank (101 Market St.)
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Saturday,5 November 2011
National Bank Transfer Day!
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SATURDAY: 12 noon - 4 PM "Move Your Money" Info Session
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Join us Saturday at 3 PM for a Mass March
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[ info forwarded on nov 5, by SUN:]
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/nakity/
SUN, P.O.Box 426937-SUN, SF, CA 94142-6937
http://twitter.com/#!/HipNikster

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