MAY DAY NYC: Occupy Wall Street, Students, Labor, and Immigrant Groups Mobilize for Justice for the 99%

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 30th, 2013
Contact: OWS Press Team, press@occupywallst.org347-292-1444

 

New York–On Wednesday, May 1st, International Workers Day, Occupy Wall Street Members will join Labor, Immigrant Rights and Student Activists in New York City to stand in solidarity for economic justice for the 99%, opposing corporate greed and exploitation. Most actions are centered around Bryant Park, Union Square and the Financial District.

Schedule of Events (all events in Manhattan), for more maydaynyc.org/schedule/:
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NYC COLLEGE STUDENTS TO HOLD MAY DAY PROTESTS

Actions will call for accessible education and an end to shady practices

Contact: Jane Brennan, 914-471-2576

NEW YORK – Hundreds of students from across the city will unite Wednesday to protest the out-of-control cost of college education that has resulted in unprecedented levels of debt.

In honor of May Day, student groups from numerous major city-based colleges and universities also will stand in solidarity with workers from across the nation by vilifying exploitative employer and corporate practices at these institutions, while pledging support for the full legalization of all undocumented immigrants.
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Occupy Guitarmy Rocks May Day 2013 for Immigrant Worker Justice

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Daphne: 646.398.0869, @owsguitarmy
Linnea: 860-898-0101
Email: music@nycga.net | Website: http://guitarmy.org

 First Anniversary of the Popular Ensemble that “Turns the Revolution up to 11”

This Wednesday, May 1st, the Occupy Guitarmy will gather in Bryant Park to celebrate their one-year anniversary and kickoff May Day with the Immigrant Worker Justice Tour that will wind its way through midtown stopping at corporations that are exploiting their workers. Continue reading