Occupy the Courts! Occupy the Corps!


This weekend: join Occupy Wall Street, Move to Amend and Public Citizen for two days of action against corporate personhood. We hope to see you there!


Friday, January 20

Schedule changes due to permit denial for 500 Pearl!

5pm – Gather at Liberty Plaza (AKA Zuccotti park)

5:30 – March to Foley Square

6-7pm – Rally across from Thurgood Marshall U.S. Courthouse

@ 40 Centre St.

Speakers: RevBilly, Russell Simmons, Chris Hedges, Laurence Lessig, Virgina Rasmussen of Program on Corporations, Law and Democracy + YOU through the people’s mic & your demonstrations!

Saturday, January 21

Please RSVP citizensunitednyc2nd@yahoo.com for location assignment or meet @ 12pm @ City Hall Park (Broadway & Park Place) for an assignment or to join our mobile unit. End approx 3pm.

Locations: Outside Select Corporate Outlets in NYC (TBD)

Plan: Ask Customers & Passersby “Is This A Person?” + come up with creative ways to engage the public as well as provide them with useful research.


About nycprogressives

The Progressive Caucus of the New York City Council is dedicated to creating a more just and equal New York City, combating all forms of discrimination, and advancing public policies that offer genuine opportunity to all New Yorkers, especially those who have been left out of our society’s prosperity.
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