STOP the Suppression of the Occupy Movement!

Committee: 

Direct Action

When: 

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Rally at LaSalle & Jackson at 4 pm, March at 5 pm

Facilitator: 

Feb 28 working group

The suppression of the Occupy Movement cannot stand any longer. No more being "penned in" figuratively and literally. No more of the tear gas, pepper spray and rubber bullets. Come join us on Feb 28, in a rally and demonstration to say NO MORE!
STOP the Suppression of the Occupy Movement!

Rally at Jackson and LaSalle at 4 pm, March at 5 pm

Stand with the Occupy Movement!

No Rubber Bullets—No Beatings—No Tear Gas—No Mass Arrests

Drop All the Charges Against Occupiers

Overturn Rahm Emmanuel’s “sit down & shut up” ordinances

Occupy Chicago GA voted unanimously to endorse this Call and action, which has been endorsed by Occupy Wall Street, Occupy Cleveland, Occupy Houston, and Occupy St. Paul and Occupy Minneapolis in their first-ever joint action. You can read and sign the full Call, along with 1000s of others, at dontsuppressows.org.

What you can do:

1. Organize your school, your classes, community groups, legal organizations, artists and musicians, churches, and unions to endorse and be in the house on February 28 to stand up with the Occupy movement. Come with signs, banners, drums, energy! Please, let us know your plans.

2. Widely distribute “A Call for Mass Action Against the Suppression of the Occupy Movement” on the Internet and by leaflet (download at dontsuppressows.org).

3. Join the OC Feb 28 working group. Write us at Feb28wg@gmail.com with your plans and ideas and to find out when we’re meeting next.

Unanimous endorsers:
Midwest Anti-war Mobilization
CANG8
Occupy Chicago

Endorsers:
National Lawyers Guild (NLG) Chicago Chapter
Chicago Area CodePINK
Chicago WCW

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