Mike Zint, Occupier, RIP

Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2020 15:52:19 -0800 At approx. 11:40 AM Mike was taken off the respirator. At approx 12:35 he took his last breath. A small handful, his sister Pamela, Sarah Menefee, Stacey Hill, Marcia Poole and I were with him through the entire process. James Cartmill & Michele Lot arrived about 15 minutes after he was taken off support and stayed with the rest of us to help him transition. He is soaring now with his fallen comrades. He is survived by his kids, the lizards, who will … Continued

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GA at the Omni today because of possibility of skin melting

95% chance of rain. 100% chance of GA being at the OMNI. See you there at 3:00 PM. The Occupy Oakland General Assembly meets every Sunday at 3 PM at Oscar Grant Plaza amphitheater at 14th Street & Broadway near the steps of City Hall.  If for some reason the amphitheater is being used otherwise and/or OGP itself is inaccessible, we will meet at Kaiser Park, right next to the statues, on 19th St. between San Pablo and Telegraph.  If it is raining (as in RAINING, not just misting) at 3:00 PM we … Continued

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March Against Fascist Violence – June 2

The Boston May Day Coalition has voted to endorse the upcoming ‘March Against Fascist Violence’ action organized for Saturday, June 2nd beginning at 10:30 AM. Please check the following link for more information:
https://www.facebook.com/events/236582200423612

This march will be a counter-mobilization in opposition to an ultra-rightist rally that will be held at the Massachusetts Statehouse. These rightist are supporters of the generalized assault conducted by the federal government against youth, working people, and especially undocumented migrants who are fleeing violence, devastation, and extreme poverty, often directly resulting from US policy toward their home countries. We voted to join the march and avoid any physical engagement with the rightists. Our main goal is to get our message out about the nature of the general assault coming down from the government and the need to build a fight back movement against it. We expect the action to be a noisy affair and BMDC has taken no position on the ensuing verbal exchanges that will take place. We expect that the police will be on hand to protect the rightists and don’t expect any physical confrontation.

Rally at Norfolk Prison to Demand Clean Safe Drinking Water!

On July 28, 2010, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly declared that every human being has a fundamental right to the access of clean safe water and sanitation (HRWS). This fundamental right is recognized in “International Law through human rights treaties, declarations and other standards.

The Color of Water Project Endorses This Action and encourages you to support and participate in the caravan and rally!

Calling all water warriors, human rights activists and community members who have or know families with loved ones incarcerated in Norfolk or any other prison in USNA to join the Clean Water Rights Caravan.

The caravan will be gathering on Saturday May 19, 2018 1:pm at the Reggie Lewis Center and leaving for Norfolk Prison. We will rally at 2:30pm to demand that the administration recognize and respect each person inside’s human right to clean safe drinking water and sanitation. The right denied them but granted to prison guards and their dogs!

For more information, please call The City School at (617) 822-3075

2018 Boston March Against Monsanto – Rally for World Food Justice

Saturday, May 19
1pm: Rally with speakers at Park Street
2:30pm: March

Shut Down Monsanto!
No to GMOs! Ban Genetically Engineered Crops & Foods!
Ban Glyphosate/Roundup! Stop Poisoning the People of the World!
Ban Monopoly Corporate Patenting of Seeds
Protect Biodiversity – Defend Organic Agriculture & Small Farmers
Defend Indigenous Land Rights & National Sovereignty

Sponsored by: Boston March Against Monsanto Organizing Committee, Boston Food for Activists, Green-Rainbow Party Greater Boston Chapter, Committee for Peace & Human Rights (Park Street Vigil)

https://www.facebook.com/events/1673284626101086
https://www.facebook.com/Mamboston2018/

International March Against Monsanto
https://www.march-against-monsanto.com/