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  • Norma J. F. Harrison
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      From: <bonnieweinstein@...>
      To: <bayareaunitedagainstwar2003@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Tuesday, February 18, 2003 5:07 PM
      Subject: [bayareaunitedagainstwar2003] FARMWORKERS HUNGER STRIKE


      Globalize Justice, not Corporate Power & War

      SUPPORT FARMWORKERS' HUNGER STRIKE
      NO WAR * NO FTAA * NO WTO * NO CAFTA


      SPOKEN WORD * THEATER* MUSIC


      TUESDAY FEB 25

      4:30pm: Pacific Stock Exchange, 220 Bush (at Sansome, near
      Montgomery BART)
      5:00: March
      5:30: Taco Bell, Drum and Market (Embarcadero BART)

      * Oil wars-- from Iraq to Colombia provide the lifeblood of
      corporate globalization; oil.

      * Farmworkers and allies from the Coalition of Immokalee
      Workers will be hungerstriking at Taco Bell Corporate
      Headquarters in Irvine, CA to stop sweatshop conditions in
      Florida's Tomato Fields. Join the Bay Area caravan to the Feb 28
      National Convergence at Taco Bell Headquarters. Get on the
      Bus to Taco Bell/Irvine! Leaves late eve Thurs Feb 27 and
      returns Fri Feb 28th eve. $10-30 round-trip/scholarships
      available Call to (415) 648-8222 to reserve a spot.

      * Kick off the Bay Area's mobilizations against the FTAA (Free
      Trade Area of the America's) and the WTO (World Trade
      Organization). The WTO Summit will take place in Cancun,
      Mexico September and the FTAA Summit will take place In
      Miami, Florida in October or November.

      * PROTEST CAFTA; The CAFTA Summit of Trade Ministers in will
      be meeting Cincinnati to negotiate the Central American Free
      Trade Area (CAFTA). These "free" trade policies displace
      workers and their dignity, create more poverty and sweatshops
      and make bigger profits for corporations like Taco Bell.

      Cosponsored by (to date): Coalition of Immokalee Workers,
      Action for Local Global Justice, Mexico Solidarity Network,
      CISPES, Left Turn, Art and Revolution Collective, Food First, ACT
      UP East Bay, CorpWatch, Amazon Watch
      More info on Feb 25 action/Bay Area caravan:
      bayareasocialforum@...
      More info on CIW/Hungerstrike: www.ciw-online.org

      ARTMAKING PARTY: Help Make Images for SF and Irvine
      actions!
      Sat Feb 22, 12noon-4pm
      Art and Revolution Space, Redstone Building, 16th St at Capp,
      San Francisco

      Final Planning Meeting: Sat Feb 22, 11am-noon
      Art and Revolution Space, Redstone Building, 16th St at Capp,
      San Francisco
      **************************************************************


      Globalicemos la Justicia, no el Poder Corporativo & la Guerra
      APOYE A LOS TRABAJADORES DEL CAMPO

      HUELGA DE HAMBRE
      NO AL ALCA * NO A LA OMC
      NO AL ALCAC * NO A LA GUERRA

      MARTES 25 DE FEBRERO

      4:30pm: La Bolsa Pacifica, 220 Bush (con Sansome, cerca de
      Montgomery BART)
      5:00: Marcha
      5:30: Taco Bell, Drum y Market (Embarcadero BART)
      . Los trajabajores del campo y los compañeros de la Coalicion
      de Trabajadores Immokalee haran una huelga de hambre en la
      Sede Corporativa de Taco Bell en Irvine, CA para acabar con las
      condiciones pésimas de trabajo en los campos de tomate de
      Florida. Unéte a la caravana del Area de la Bahía a la
      Convergencia Nacional del 28 de Febrero en la Sede de Taco
      Bell.
      . Comenzaremos las mobilizaciones contra el ALCA (Area de
      Libre Comercio de las Americas) del Area de la Bahía y la OMC
      (Organización Mundial del Comercio). La Cumbre de la OMC se
      realizará en Cancún, México, en Septiembre y la Cumbre del
      ALCA tomará lugar en Miami, Florida en Octubre o Noviembre.
      . PROTESTAREMOS CONTRA ALCAC; La Cumbre de los
      Ministros de Comercio del ALCAC se reunirá en Cincinnati para
      negociar el Area de Libre Comercio de America Central
      (ALCAC). Estas politicas de comercio "libre" desplazan a los
      trabajadores y su dignidad, crean más pobreza y maquiladoras
      y obtienen mayores ganancias para las corporaciones como
      Taco Bell.

      . Las guerras por el petroleo son la sangre y la vida de la
      globalización corporativa.

      Co-patrocinado por (la fecha): Acción para la Justicia
      Local/Global , La Red de Solidaridad con Mexico, CISPES, Left
      Turn, el Colectivo Arte y Revolucion, Food First, ACT UP East
      Bay, CorpWatch
      Más información en CIW/Hungerstrike: www.ciw-online.org




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