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May Day 2007: National Mobilization to Support Immigrant Worker Rights!
by Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network
Email: info (nospam) ImmigrantSolidarity.org
Address: Washington D.C.
30 Apr 2007
We are calling A national day of multi-ethnic unity with youth, labor, peace and justice communities in solidarity with immigrant workers and building new immigrant rights & civil rights movement!
May Day 2007
National Mobilization to Support Immigrant Worker Rights!
We are calling A national day of multi-ethnic unity with youth, labor, peace
and justice communities in solidarity with immigrant workers and building
new immigrant rights & civil rights movement! On May Day 2007, cities from
across the country will organize variety of actions: boycott, strike, march,
rally, walk-out, congressional visit, etc. calling for dignity and legalization
for all immigrant works, never give up our fight and we'll reclaim our May
Day and to build a new immigrant/civil rights movement!
Wear White T-Shirt, organize actions to support immigrant rights! WE ARE ALL
HUMANS! NO ONE IS ILLEGAL!
See You May Day at the street!
Lee Siu Hin
National Immigrant Solidarity Network
New York: (212)330-8172 - Los Angeles: (213)403-0131 - Washington D.C.:
Lists of Cities organizing May Day 2007
To post your May Day 2007 events, click here
*Please Join Our Last Critical May Day 2007 National Organizing Conference
Monday April 30, 7:00 - 8:00 PM EST (4:00 - 5:00 PM PST)
Dial-In Number: (605)725-3600 Participant Access Code: 91030
Points of Unity
On May Day 2007, National Immigrant Solidarity Network is calling for a
multi-ethnic, decentralized, multi-topic and multi-tactic national day of
mobilization to support immigrant workers rights. Our ten points of unity:
1) No to anti-immigrant legislation, and the criminalization of the
2) No to militarization of the border.
3) No to the immigrant detention and deportation.
4) No to the guest worker program.
5) No to employer sanction and "no match" letters.
6) Yes to a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.
7) Yes to speedy family reunification.
8) Yes to civil rights and humane immigration law.
9) Yes to labor rights and living wages for all workers.
10) Yes to the education and LGBT immigrant legislation.
We acknowledges that there'll be multiple call to actions from across the
country to organize May Day 2007, and each coalition will present their sets of
demands. We should respects each other organizing and encourage and supports
1) Multi-ethnic, Decentralized and Multi-topic mobilization: while everyone
will pledge to support immigrant workers rights at May Day 2007, local groups
can choose to includes any other topics for their mobilizations: civil
rights, anti-war, Katrina, labor rights, health care...., etc.
2) Decentralized Multi-Tactic May Day organizing: We will encourage everyone
to organize their actions at May Day, but will let local groups to decide
what they want to do at the day: march, boycott, strike, lunch action, vigil,
community event, conference or congressional lobby day, etc.
Understanding the connections between our individual conditions of life and
the lives of people everywhere in the word allows us to come together and
organize across all borders. WE NEED to link the connections between: wars in
Africa, south America, Asia, Iraq, Palestine & Korea with sweatshops in Asia as
well as in Los Angeles, New York; international arm sales and WTO, FTAA,
NAFTA & CAFTA with AIDS, hunger, child labors and child solider; multinational
corporations and economic exploitation with racism and poverty at home--then
we can win the struggle.
Let's all come together, on May Day 2007, to build a new immigrant rights
and civil rights movements!
National Immigrant Solidarity Network
No Immigrant Bashing! Support Immigrant Rights!
e-mail: info (at) ImmigrantSolidarity.org
New York: (212)330-8172
Los Angeles: (213)403-0131
Washington D.C.: (202)595-8990
Please consider making a donation to the important work of National
Immigrant Solidarity Network
Send check pay to:
National Immigrant Solidarity Network/AFGJ
Send check to:
ActionLA / The Peace Center
8124 West 3rd Street, Suite 104
Los Angeles, California 90048
(All donations are tax deductible)
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New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania areas immigrant workers information
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US-Mexico Border Information: No Militarization of Borders! Support
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Immigrant Deportation and Detention Alert!
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