Week 3 Albany Non-Violent Moral Direct Action

Start: May 29, 2018 2:00 PM

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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.

Fill out this form so that we can ensure you have the proper information and accommodations you may need to get there and participate in the action for week 3.

Buses will leave from New York City and Buffalo, making stops in Canandaigua and Syracuse. Check the city you will leave from on the form to reserve your seat.

7 am - NYC - Meet at Union Theological Seminary (120th & Claremont) for departure at 7:30 am.

4 am - Buffalo - Meet at UB South Campus Park & Ride (3471-3475 Main Street) for departure at 4:30 am.

5:30 am - Canandaigua - Meet at Canandaigua Park & Ride for departure at 5:45 am.

7 am - Syracuse - Park and Ride at Thruway Exit #34A

SCHEDULE:

11-11:30 am - Registration at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 85 Chestnut St., Albany

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

2 pm - Rally and vigil at NY State Capitol

More details will be provided when you RSVP.

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