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Atlanta is Flooded with Progressive Protests
07 Sep 2000
Atlanta has had a surge in progressive protests and mobilizations recently. Other demonstrations and teach-in's have been successfully organized and attended in Valdosta Georgia, Athens Georgia, Knoxville Tenneessee and Tallahassee. Read on, write down, download and print copies for friends and allies.
Congress of the Streets a Democratic Socialist-Green organization compied the following list. It is only part of what has been going on.

March 30th Teach-In at the University of Tenneessee in Knoxville. Attended by 30 to 40 persons. USAS there.

April 9th Cancel the Debt! Take Control of Our Economies. Atlanta. Auburn Avenue Research Library. International Monetary Fund. World Bank Issues. Speakers from Amnesty International USA, Center for Family Farm Developement, Black Farmers Association of America, Georgia Institute of Technology, International Socialist Organization, National Coalition for Affirmative Action, United Students Against Sweatshops and others.

April 24, 2000 Hearings at MARTA transit Headquarters to prevent fair increases.
June 4, 2000 Postering with support of Businesses in Chinatowm for Tiananmen Massace victims and survivors
June 10, 2000 Blues Benefit for WRFG 89.3 FM
June 11, 2000 Rally to protect Lake Allatoona sponsored by Sierra Club.
June 12, 2000 Letter writing to USDA for Organic Foods
June 13, 14, 16 Early Bird Leafletting for AFL-CIO Day Labor Crews.
June 14, 2000 Rally for Unionization of Delta Flight Attendants AFL-CIO.

JUne 17,2000 Rally for Legal Amnesty for Poorly Documented Immigrants at Immigration and Narturalization offices on Martin Luther King and Forsyth
June 17, 2000 BBQ for Project South/Georgia Citizens Coalition on Hunger
June 19 2000 MARTA our 'T'
June 21, 2000 ATT picketting for Screen Actors Guild
June 21, 2000 US Green Party Meeting
June 25, 2000 Benefit for International WEomen's House/Anti-Domestic Violence
June 25, 2000 March for Gay Workers
June 28, 2000 Input meeting for US Forest Service Southern Region

Other teach-in's rallies in Tallahaasee, Athens, Knoxville for Affirmative Action, Environment, Green Party.
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