The Occupy Wall Street protests have gripped the city and the nation with their message that we must strive for a more fair and equitable society. This Monday, November 7th, a coalition of unions, elected officials and community groups will hold a march from Washington Heights all the way down to Lower Manhattan to show solidarity with the OWS movement, and to call for the Millionaire’s Tax, and progressive solutions on jobs, education and healthcare.
Watch Melissa and other Progressive Caucus members talk about OWS.
The march, entitled “End to End for 99%,” will commence at 181st Street & St. Nicholas at 10:30 a.m., and will stop at various points along the way, where rallies and gatherings will be held. The following is a list of meeting locations and the times when marches are expected to arrive. Feel free to join the march at any point along the way, but try to get there before the expected arrival time! For those who use Twitter, please follow @EndToEndFor99, which will be updated throughout the day on Monday with the latest location of the march.
- 181st Street & St. Nicholas: 10:30 a.m.
- 125th Street & Broadway: 12:00 – 12:30 p.m.
- 72nd Street & Broadway: 1:30 p.m.
- 14th Street & Broadway: 3:30 p.m.
- Zuccotti Park: 4:30 p.m.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 718-844-9849. See below for a flyer, or click here to download it. Please help us spread the word about this event!