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Announcement :: Human Rights : Organizing
Dec. 1 Rosa Parks Human Rights Day/National Day of Absence
29 Nov 2005
December 1
* No School * No Shopping * No Work

Mass March & Rally
11am - Blue Hill Ave & Dudley Street - March to City Hall

No to Poverty, Racism & War!
Rosa Parks
Human Rights Day

National Day of Absence
Against Poverty, Racism, and War

December 1
* No School * No Shopping * No Work
Mass March & Rally
11am - Blue Hill Ave & Dudley Street - March to City Hall
No to Poverty, Racism & War!

* Bring the Troops Home Now
* Cut the War Budget, Not Healthcare, Housing and Education
* Justice for Hurricane Katrina Survivors
* Military recruiters out of our schools.
* Jobs - A Living Wage - the Right to Organize

Download fliers -

Local Endorsers (partial list): Chuck Turner, Boston City Council; Tony Van Der Meer, Prof. UMASS Boston; Felix Arroyo, Boston City Council; USW L. 8751, Boston School Bus Drivers; Askia Toure, Poet & Political Activist; Boston Troops Out Now Coalition; Minister Don Muhammad, NOI Mosque No 11; The Most Rev. Filipe Teixeira, OFSJC, Diocese of St. Francis of Assisi, CCA; Roxbury Community College MCCC Faculty & Staff Union; Faculty Staff Union, UMass Boston; Black Student Center, UMass Boston; Diane Wilkerson, State Senator; Gloria Fox, State Representative; The Malcolm & Martin International Days of Reflection Committee; Rev. William Dickerson, Greater Love Tabernacle Church; Millions More Movement; Reflect & Strengthen; Boston; SEIU Local 615; Robert Johnson, Prof. UMASS Boston; Survivors, Inc.; New England Human Rights Organiztion for Haiti; Committee to Defend the Somerville 5; Women’s Fightback Network; El Encuentro;; MLK Jr. Bolivarian Circle; Isaura Mendes, Bob Mendes Peace Legacy; Immigration Pastoral Center, Inc.; Rev. Franklin Hobbs; United American Indians of New England; Young Cape Verdean Club, Inc.; Disabled Peoples Liberation Front; Stonewall Warriors; Boston Mobilization; United for Justice with Peace; Chelsea Uniting Against War; New Democracy Coalition; Boston/Jamaica Plain Green-Rainbow Party; The Stop the Wars Coalition; Politicin with the Sisters; Eye of Zion; Kids Against Police Brutality; Boston Equal Rights League; Angolan Association of MA.; American Clergy Leadership Conference - Boston; Jewish Women for Justice in Israel/Palestine
National Endorsers (partial list): Troops Out Now Coalition; Million Worker March Movement; Charles Barron, NYC Council; National Black Teamster Caucus; Black Workers For Justice; Harlem Tenants Union; New York Labor Against The War; So. Jersey Coalition for Peace & Justice; Fanmi Lavalas; Arab American Civic Organization; Queers for Peace & Justice; FIST; Michigan Emergency Committee Against War & Injustice
full list -

for more information:
Rosa Parks Human Rights Day Committee
617-524-3507 rosaparksday (at)

USW L. 8751:
617-524-3507 info (at)
Chuck Turner, District 7: 617-427-8100
The Cultural Cafe: 617-373-3910
The Most Rev. Filipe Teixeira, OFSJC: 508-580-9992
Troops Out Now Coalition:
617-522-6626 iacboston (at)
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