top
East Bay
East Bay
Newswire
Calendar
Features
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
Related Categories: East Bay | Government & Elections
View other events for the week of 2/18/2012
Occupy the 2012 Election: Let's Govern
Date Saturday February 18
Time 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location Details
Grand Lake Theater, 3200 Grand Avenue, Oakland
Event Type Meeting
Organizer/AuthorCynthia Papermaster
Occupy the 2012 Election: Let's Govern
All occupiers and citizens are invited to "Occupy the 2012 Election: Let's Govern", a public forum at the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland, on Saturday, Feb. 18, 10:30-12 Noon. The forum will have speakers presenting scenarios for governing by electing Justice or other party candidates in 2012. Rocky Anderson, Justice Party Candidate for President will speak, along with greens, peace and freedom, and groups from the community-- occupy, labor, immigrants, students, seniors, environment, and peace and justice groups-- who want the election to further their goals of economic, environmental and social justice. For example, end the wars of illegal occupation, stop drone strikes on innocents, reverse Citizens United, fund green jobs, make tuition affordable, protect services to older people, close Guantanamo prison, prosecute Rumsfeld and Yoo for complicity in torture. Music, youth performance, refreshments. Get in touch: Cynthia, Justice Party USA Western States Coordinator, 510-333-6097 cynthiap.justice [at] gmail.com
"Democracy is not something you believe in or hang your hat on, but something you do. You participate. If you stop doing it, democracy stumbles and falls. If you participate, the future is yours." Abbie Hoffman
Added to the calendar on Thursday Feb 2nd, 2012 4:17 AM
§Justice in 2012
by Cynthia Papermaster Thursday Feb 2nd, 2012 4:17 AM
Economic and environmental Justice in 2012. Occupy the 2012 Election!

We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!

Donate

donate now

$ 97.00 donated
in the past month

Get Involved

If you'd like to help with maintaining or developing the website, contact us.

Publish

Publish your stories and upcoming events on Indybay.

IMC Network