Week 3 - Poor People's Campaign Direct Action in Albany

Event date 29 May '18 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Event location New York State Capitol • State St. and Washington Ave, Albany, 12224, NY, United States
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RSVP at bit.ly/nyppcweek3

WEEK 3 (MAY 27-JUNE 2): MILITARISM, THE WAR ECONOMY, AND THE PROLIFERATION OF GUN VIOLENCE

The Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is undertaking 40 Days of Action to launch a massive movement to address the evils of poverty, racism, militarism, and ecological devastation. Every week for six weeks all kinds of people across the country will congregate at their state capitals to raise awareness about the unique and common ways they are affected by the evils. Some will participate in civil disobedience to withdraw their consent from a status quo that doesn't prioritize the basic rights and needs of humans.

Buses will leave from New York City and Buffalo, making stops in Canandaigua and Syracuse. RSVP to reserve a seat: bit.ly/nyppcweek3

SCHEDULE:

11-11:30 am - Registration at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 262 State St., Albany

11:30 am - Non-violent moral fusion direct action training (required for all who are considering civil disobedience, optional for all others).

2 pm - Rally and vigil at NY State Capitol

More details will be provided when you RSVP: bit.ly/nyppcweek3

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1 year agoAdd to Calender 2018-05-29 18:00:00 2018-05-29 18:00:00 Week 3 - Poor People's Campaign Direct Action in Albany RSVP at bit.ly/nyppcweek3 WEEK 3 (MAY 27-JUNE 2): MILITARISM, THE WAR ECONOMY, AND THE PROLIFERATION OF GUN VIOLENCE The Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival is undertaking 40 Days of Action to launch a massive movement to address the evils of poverty, racism, militarism, and ecological devastation. Every week for six weeks all kinds of people across the country will congregate at their state capitals to raise awareness about the unique and common ways they are affected by the evils. Some will participate in civil disobedience to withdraw their consent from a status quo that doesn't prioritize the basic rights and needs of humans. Buses will leave from New York City and Buffalo, making stops in Canandaigua and Syracuse. RSVP to reserve a seat: bit.ly/nyppcweek3 SCHEDULE: 11-11:30 am - Registration at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 262 State St., Albany 11:30 am - Non-violent moral fusion direct action training (required for all who are considering civil disobedience, optional for all others). 2 pm - Rally and vigil at NY State Capitol More details will be provided when you RSVP: bit.ly/nyppcweek3 New York State Capitol America/New_York public Economic Justice Faith Peace #poorpeoplescampaign