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Join the October2011 Solidarity Action in San Francisco
Date Thursday October 06
Time 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location Details
New Federal Bldg, 7th St. & Mission, SF
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorArthur Persyko
Emailsfoctober2011solidarity [at] gmail.com
Phone650-228-4188
Fed Up? So Are We!

Join the October2011 Solidarity Action in San Francisco

Thursday, October 6, 3-6 PM
New Federal Bldg, 7th St. & Mission, SF

-End the Wars!
-Care for Us!
-Tax the Rich!
-Protect the Environment!

October 2011 is the 10th anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan and the beginning of the 2012 federal austerity budget. On October 6, 2011, thousands of activists will occupy Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC. This San Francisco rally will express solidarity with the October2011 demonstration in Washington, DC, and with people in the streets of New York, Washington, and San Francisco.

Planned speakers and performers include:
-Michael Eisenscher, National Coordinator of US Labor Against the War
-Kevin Danaher, co-founder of Global Exchange
-Patty Bennett of Military Families Speak Out
-Henry Clark . Executive Director of West County Toxics Coalition
-Carol Denney, Berkeley singer/songwriter
-Ed Holmes (SF Mime Troupe actor, aka: "Dick Cheney")

The rally will include open-mike periods for participants to suggest further actions on ending the wars, supplying our needs, taxing the rich, and protecting the environment. Those Interested can further discuss these suggestions at a General-Assembly-style meeting from 6-7 PM in the Koret Auditorium. Bring your energy, ideas, and enthusiasm. Read more at http://tinyurl.com/3uv7sx4 .

Contact Arthur Persyko, 650-228-4188,
or email sfoctober2011solidarity [at] gmail.com

SF Public Library Koret Auditorium, 100 Larkin Street (at Grove). Koret Auditorium located on the library's lower level. Enter 30 Grove Street, proceed down stairs. Refreshments are not allowed in the Auditorium. Note: This is not a library-sponsored program.
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Added to the calendar on Tuesday Sep 27th, 2011 9:43 AM
§Kevin Danaher backed Obama -
by Observer Thursday Oct 6th, 2011 12:28 PM
Kevin Danaher left the Greens , embraced Green Capitalism (like Anti-Union '' Whole Foods '' ie '' Whole paycheck '' ) and backed Obama , Wall St's favored Candidate .
So is he going to apologize for those incrediable mistakes or is he going to try to steer the movement into the Democratic party fold ?
I suspect the latter.

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