Labor Day Weekend 2006: Lists of Nationwide Immigrant Rights Marches
- Labor Day Weekend 2006: Lists of Nationwide Immigrant Rights MarchesNational Immigrant Solidarity NetworkNew Rounds of Marches For Immigrant Rights Movements!
[Immigration News Briefs] On Sept. 2, about 5,000 immigrant-rightssupporters marched through downtown Los Angeles to City Hall aspart of a series of events planned through Labor Day weekend.The march was organized by the March 25th Coalition [ http://www.March25Coalition.org ]
In Chicago, at least 400 supporters of immigrant rights kicked off afour-day march from the city's Chinatown at noon on Sept. 1.The marchers will end their 45-mile journey, dubbed the ImmigrantWorkers Justice Walk, on Sept. 4 at the office of US House SpeakerDennis Hastert in Batavia, a suburb west of the city. The march demandsinclude legalization for undocumented immigrants and a moratorium onraids and deportations.Dozen immigrant rights actions will be happen across the country for the next several days.September 2006 Nationwide Labor Day Weekend Immigrant Actions
Chicago, IL: September 1 - 4, Immigrant Workers Justice Walk from Chicago to Batavia, IL. Tel: (877)762-7242
Sunday, September 3Pittsburgh PA: 3:00 PM East Carson and 22nd Street, Southside. E-Mail: PFOIinfo@...Monday, September 4
Los Angeles, CA - 2 (Wilmington): 8:00 AM (Assembly) 10:00 AM (March). Tel: (714)541-0250 URL: http://www.MAPA.orgOakland, CA: 9:00 AM, E. 14th St./International Blvd. + 98th Ave Tel: (510)502-9072 URL: http://www.BAMN.com
Phoenix, AZ: 9:00 AM State Capital. Tel: (602) 279-8016 Ext. 21San Francisco, CA: 10:00 AM at Embarcadero. Tel: (415)487-9203, (510)839-7598San Jose, CA: 4:00 PM, Story Rd. / King Rd. (Parking Lot Mi Pueblo). Tel: (408) 203-1696St. Paul, MN: 10:30 AM 139 Concord St. (corner of Cesar & State St.) Tel: (651)389-9174 URL: http://www.mnimmigrantrights.org
Newark, NJ: 11:00 AM at Lincoln Park. Tel: (973)643-1924San Diego, CA: 10:30 AM, Labor Day Mass St. Joseph Cathedral, 1535 Third Avenue. Tel: (858) 490-8323 or (858) 560-0151 ext. 253Fresno, CA: 4:00 PM, Fulton Mall de Fresno. URL: http://peaceandfreedom-sjv.org
Thursday, September 7
Trenton, NJ: 11:00 AM, in front of the State House Annex 125 East State St. Tel: 877-452-5333 or 609-516-4119September 7 Washington, DC
Camp Democracy Immigrant Rights Day, 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Washington Monument, between the Mall and Constitution Avenue, and between 14 and 15 Streets. URL: http://www.immigrantsolidarity.org/CampDemocracy/index.html
4:00 PM Immigrant Rally Begins at the Mall 3rd & Constitution. URL: http://ncic-metro.org
Friday, September 8Chicopee, Mass.: 10:00 AM, Knights of Columbus, 1599 Memorial Drive. Tel: (413) 739-7233
Saturday, September 9Los Angeles, CA -3: 4:00 PM Rally at LA Historic State Park (Cornfields), 1202 N. Spring St. Tel: (213) 385-7800 (ext. 127)Yesterday We Marched
Today We Organized
Tomorrow We'll Achieve Our Dreams and Goals!September 7 Camp Democracy: Immigrants' Rights Day
Sponsored by: National Immigrant Solidarity Network
Location: Washington Monument, Between Mall and Constitution Avenue, Between 14 and 15 Streets, Washington D.C.
For More Information: http://www.immigrantsolidarity.org/CampDemocracy/
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