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We are One - Solidarity with Wisconsin
Date Monday April 04
Time 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Location Details
Three locations:
Santa Cruz County Government Center, 701 Ocean St., Santa Cruz
Salinas City Hall, 200 Lincoln Ave., Salinas
City of Hollister – Corner of 4th and San Benito streets
Event Type Press Conference
Organizer/AuthorJerry Jimenez
On anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination

Local coalitions will participate in nationwide actions to support Wisconsin workers, public services and the middle class

WHAT: Community groups will honor Dr. Martin Luther King on the anniversary of his assassination by holding nationwide actions, including one in Santa Cruz.

The actions will also highlight current issues: Solidarity with Wisconsin workers, support for public services and rebuilding of the middle-class.

WHY: Dr. King was killed in Memphis, TN, where he had stood with sanitation workers who were struggling for the right to bargain collectively. The actions by Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to eliminate collective bargaining – and the gradual eroding of the American middle class - only undermine that struggle.

WHO: A coalition of community groups and elected leaders
Added to the calendar on Monday Mar 28th, 2011 11:05 AM
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§"We Are One" Rally 4/4/11 Santa Cruz
by Walt Oicle Tuesday Apr 5th, 2011 1:39 AM
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An estimated two hundred people met at the Santa Cruz County Building in solidarity with the nation-wide "We Are One" rallies, listening to numerous speakers and live music.
§"We Are One"
by Walt Oicle Tuesday Apr 5th, 2011 1:43 AM
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Glen Schaller
§"We Are One" Rally
by Walt Oicle Tuesday Apr 5th, 2011 1:48 AM
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Rev. Deborah L. Johnson speaking, as Tony Kuspa looks on.
§"We Are One" Rally
by Walt Oicle Tuesday Apr 5th, 2011 1:52 AM
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Rally from above.
§"We Are One" Rally
by Walt Oicle Tuesday Apr 5th, 2011 1:56 AM
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Shut Down the War Machine!
§"We Are One" Rally
by Walt Oicle Tuesday Apr 5th, 2011 1:58 AM
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Let the People Vote!
§"We Are One" Rally
by Walt Oicle Tuesday Apr 5th, 2011 2:02 AM
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Speaker not known.
§"We Are One" Rally
by Walt Oicle Tuesday Apr 5th, 2011 2:12 AM
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