This is an information and news source for what is going on with the Ows Special Projects Affinity Group, its members, occupy, activist and things related to Social, Political, Economic and Environmental Change in the NYC area, the U.S. and the World.
Today (Thursday 26th) Events/Actions
Feb 26th-City Hall NYC
#NoNewNYPD Rally & Press Conference
New York City Hall in New York, New York
Feb 26th-Mexican Consulate in NYC
Protesta Frente Consulado Mexicano
27 East 39th. Street 10016. New York United States.Time 5:00pm
Feb 26th-City Hall NYC
Rally to End Homelessness and Poverty for HIV+ Youth!
City Hall in New York, New York Time: 2:30pm
Thurs, Feb 26th, 8-9PM: Food and Water Watch TPP Webinar: Background and Strategy Update
Feb 27th Events/Actions
Feb 27th-Preserve our Homes! Action at Housing Court !
10:00am-Housing Court – 141 Livingston Street
Feb 27th-March 1st-EXPOSED NYC
447 Broadway 2nd Floor, New York, New York 10013
Feb 27th-FAUN vs. Ringling Circus of Cruelty demo @ Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY-Tomorrow at 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Feb 27th-SHUT DOWN PENN STATION
Tomorrow at 6:30pm-Pennsylvania Station
Feb 28th-February 28th Rally & March for $15/hour Min. Wage in NJ!
Saturday at 12:00pm-Military Park Newark, New Jersey 07102
March 1st-Union Sq NYC
Rebeldía por Ayotzinapa en Union Sq
Union Square Park in New York, New York
March 2nd-No Separate Justice-Action/Event
Monday, March 2 from 6-7PM outside the Metropolitan Correctional Center (MCC) Please come out Monday—NBC is planning to come!
An emergency protest was held today outside the NYC home of SEN. WYDEN’S, to protest the NEW TPP FAST TRACK BILL TO BE INTRODUCED in February.
Senate Finance Chair Orrin Hatch, a Republican, intends to introduce NEW Fast Track Trade legilsation after the February Congressional Recess — with the cooperation of Finance Committe Ranking Member Ron Wyden, a Democrat!
Protestor also followed up with Direct action at the Strand Book Store in NYC, which is owned by Sen Wyden’s Wife, jsut to make sure he just the message.
The event organized by OWS TradeJustice NYC, to remind Sen Wyden that New Yorkers, say No Fast Track for TPP, TTIP, and TISA!
Protest at “Times of Israel First Annual Gala” at the Waldorf Hotel in NYC
Today protestors gathered across from the Waldorf Hotel on Park Avenue in NYC, were a $350 a plate fundraiser gala was taking place “to celebrate the very best of the country we call home.” The Times has declared the theme of this inaugural event, “Telling Israel’s Story.”
The protest hosted by the Al-Awda NY: The Palestine Right to Return Coalition, and was being held to make sure there voices were heared by those attending the event.
The organizer of the event stated that this is an important opportunity for defenders of justice for Palestinians to speak truth to power, to make our voices heard over the cynical lies of the Israeli propaganda machine and its U.S. sponsors, and to affirm our support for the Palestinian call for Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions against Israel (BDS), which demands an end to Israeli military occupation of the 1967 territories, full equality for Palestinian citizens of Israel, and right of return for Palestinian refugees as affirmed by UN resolution 194.