Protest BART's attack on free speech and civil rights!
Monday August 15
Civic Center BART Station (#OpBART #muBARTek)
San Francisco, CA
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We (No Justice No BART) encourage people to mobilize alongside Anonymous in defense of civil liberties and against the creeping police state. Stand up for your rights and those of your fellow citizens.
[at the present time, we assume this protest will be staged on the platform at Civic Center]
This 5 pm protest has been called by the hacker collective Anonymous, and is NOT explicitly organized by No Justice No BART. People are being encouraged to wear “blood” stained shirts to symbolize the blood that is on the hands of the BART police. When we mobilize against any instance of police brutality, we are seeking justice for all victims of police repression. We hope this protest will underscore that the suppression of civil liberties is a form of police repression targeted at our entire society .
Specific plans for this demo remain elusive, but it appears planned to test the lengths to which the BART Police and BART administration are prepared to go to suppress our first amendment rights. We encourage everyone to respect the tone of this protest by having a camera ready, bringing signs, and flyers, and anything that facilitates freedom of expression and assembly. We encourage all participants to learn your rights ahead of time, and be prepared to exercise them (expect BART police to lie to you about what they are).
Read our response to BART's Mubarak-style shutdown of cell phone service at http://nojusticenobart.blogspot.com/ and http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2011/08/12/18687533.php
Read Anonymous' message to the BART police and full call to action here:
IF YOU CANT MAKE THE PROTEST FOR ANY REASON ===============================
Anonymous requests that you show solidarity by using black fax, mass email, and phone calls to the BART Board of Directors. BART decided to cut off your communications and now we will flood theirs:
BART contact info:
510 465-2278, 415 989-2278, 650 992-2278, 925 676-2278, 510 441-2278, 510 236-2278, and 510 465-2278
Fax: (510) 464-6011
Email: BoardofDirectors [at] bart.gov
Fliers / Back Fax images
Blacked out: http://a.yfrog.com/img616/5783/2j1oi.jpg
Back Fax tools
File a complaint with the FCC online against BART:
jammerinfo [at] fcc.gov
Email: OpBART [at] Gmail.com
For more event information:
Added to the calendar on Saturday Aug 13th, 2011 10:51 PM
Use this image in and around BART stations to let people know about the protest.
meet OUTSIDE TURNSTILES
the bus/BART ppl are very nazi - no protests or cameras inside the station itself
Watch out for these guys - they may try and make it violent, or start illegal acts. Keep it classy, pls. We don't want Anons getting butchered. Stay SAFE! Stay Peaceful. PLS PLS PLS. ♥ https://secure.wikimedia.o
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SF Civic Center, 10th and Market - 5pm Pacific time!