Our next meeting is Tuesday, July 10, 6:00 p.m., at P&L Press Infoshop, 2727 W. 27th Ave., Unit C, Denver. We will discuss “Making Every Day May Day,” building on the ideas we came up with at our June meeting. All are welcome to meet with us.
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Our next meeting is Tuesday, June 12, 6:00 p.m., at P&L Press Infoshop, 2727 W. 27th Ave., Unit C, Denver. We will discuss “Making Every Day May Day.”
A leaflet, in English and Spanish, is now available, giving the line-up of Occupy Denver-sponsored events in Civic Center Park on May 1 (subject to change). Note that there are two versions. Click on an image below to download the version you want.
Visit this list of local actions taking place on May 1 in the Denver area. Know of an action? Email denvergeneralstrike AT gmail DOT com.
On Wednesday, April 11 at 10:00 AM, JeffCo teachers, students, parents and others will “Take the Lead: Rally for Our Students’ Future.” Jefferson County Colorado Education Association is co-sponsoring the event. Could be a good leafleting opportunity. April 11 is a furlough day for JeffCo teachers. JCEA Website Rally Leaflet Facebook
On Tuesday, Occupy Denver was approached by RTD’s Union, Amalgamated Transit Union, to support the following action, which the General Assembly endorsed. This is an opportunity for us to talk with transit workers about May Day, as well as show solidarity by helping with ATU’s leafleting. News Coverage Denver Post: Denver bus drivers protest transit [...]
On May 1 this year millions of people all over the world who work for a living will show that we have . . . had enough! We’ve had enough of manipulated markets, phony inflated prices, lost savings, stolen pensions, and worthless or foreclosed homes. We’ve had enough of healthcare we can’t afford, of being [...]
Download the flyer in English and Spanish here. Spanish version is below. In New York City, a city-wide coalition, the Community-Labor United for Postal Jobs and Services, is mobilizing nationally for a March 17 rally and march to stop the privatization of the U.S. Post Office. This action is to commemorate a victorious postal strike [...]
Ric Urrutia (who at our 2/25 consulta passed around a photograph of May Day 2006 in Denver) will speak on the origins of International Workers’ Day, labor theory/history, and the May 1, 2006 immigrant workers general strike in the U.S. He is a local artist, and former union researcher and organizer. Note that Ric’s teach-in [...]
This is our initial call-out; Spanish translation here. Call-out PDF here. See this page for info on our weekly meetings. As the recession has deepened, wealth and power have been funneled into the hands of the few. We can no longer afford the rich and powerful or tolerate this system that creates them at our [...]