Trans-Pacific Partnership Events 5/17-5/25
Learn aboout why TPP threatens our jobs, health, environment, and democracy and take action to stop it! A critical Congressional vote that may decide the fate of TPP will take place in the next few weeks! ACTIONS – September 17th - 2nd Anniversary of Occupy Wall Street! Learn more at http://occupys17.info 8:30AM-10AM Financial District March: No Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)! No Fast Track!
Gather at 8:30 to march through the financial district to tell Wall Street – NO TPP! 11AM-Noon March from Zuccotti Park to Washington Square (gather in Zuccotti @ 10) NOON-1PM Rally @ Washington Square – No to TPP! Money Out of Politics! Global Solidarity!
Speakers to Include (list in formation): Alisa Simmons (Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch)
* Pete Dolack (http://systemicdisorder.wordpress.com/
) * Carlos Bernales (Peruvians in Action New York)
* Malú Huacuja del Toro (Occupy Wall Street, Zapatista Solidarity Activist) Bill Weinberg (World War 4 Report)
* Adam Weissman (Global Justice for Animals and the Environment) 2 PM-5PM Money Warz TPP Street Theater in Times Square and Corporate Creeps Street Theater Marching Tour
Meet at Broadway between 45th and 46th -protest the corporations pushing TPP - Phillip Morris, Fox News, Phillip Morris, Pfizer, and more! (Arrive at 1 if you'd like to be part of the performance – all are welcome ) Teach-Ins Wed, Sept 18th: Manhattan
Speakers:Peter Dolack (Systemic Disorder blog) and Adam Weissman (Global Justice for Animals and the Environment), both members of Occupy Wall St. TradeJustice Working Group :
Location: Seafarers & International House,
123 East 15th Street corner of Irving Place. Time: open 6:30, Program starts at 7PM
Directions: 4,5, 6, L, N, Q, or R to 14th Street Union Square. Walk east to Irving Place.
Admission: $10 suggested donation $3 Students
Sponsored by the Sierra Club NYC Group Fri, Sept 20th: Park Slope, Brooklyn
Speakers: Jennifer Flynn, Health GAP, Adam Weissman, Global Justice for Animals and the Environment, Curtis Ellis, American Jobs Alliance Gary Goff, Climate Action/Brooklyn for Peace, Gloria Mattera, NYS Green Party, moderator
Location: Park Slope United Methodist Church, 410 Sixth Avenue (Corner of 6th Ave. and 8th St), Brooklyn Time: 7-9 PM
Directions: 2 blocks from the 7th Avenue stop on the F subway line, or 3 blocks from the 9th Street stop on the M and R lines
Sponsored by the PSUMC Social Action Committee, Brooklyn For Peace and The Green Party of Brooklyn Wed, Sept 25: Manhasset, Long Island
Food, water, environmental, legal and medical issues and more!
Location: Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock, 48 Shelter Rock Road, Manhasset, Long Island, NY 11030 Time: 7:00-9:30PM
Co-sponsored by: The Green Sanctuary Committee, Shelter Rock Forum and Social Justice Committee