ANTI-WEF EVENTS (NYC)
TODAY, Thursday, January 31, please join New York City Labor Against the War (NYCLAW) in the following labor protests against the World Economic Forum (WEF), sponsored by the AFL-CIO, NYC Central Labor Council, and Jobs with Justice:
2:30. GLOBAL WORKERS FORUM Florence Gould Hall, 55 E. 59 St. (Madison/Park)(4/5/6). Advance reservations required: 212.631.0886, 212.604.9552, x220.
4:30. RALLY FOR GLOBAL JUSTICE, AGAINST SWEATSHOPS The Gap, corner of 54 St./5 Ave. (6/E/F to 53 St.). Join the NYCLAW contingent.
NYCLAW has also endorsed the following event TONIGHT:
GLOBALIZING JUSTICE: WEF COUNTER-SUMMIT, NATIONAL ACTIVIST AND STUDENT MOBILIZATION (AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY)
Thursday, Jan. 31, @ 7 – 10pm Globalization, Militarism, the Neoliberal Agenda and its Discontents
Synod Hall, St. John the Divine Cathedral, located on Amsterdam Avenue between 110th and 111th Street. (Please note: Synod Hall is located on Amsterdam Avenue between 110th and 111th, separate from the Nave located at W 112th and Amsterdam. Synod Hall is across the street from the Hungarian Pastry Shop.)
**Suzanne Adely, Al-Awda – The Palestinian Right to Return Coalition
**Amy Goodman, Democracy Now
**Michael Letwin, New York City Labor Against the War
**Professor Manning Marable, History and Political Science; and founding Director of the Institute for Research in African-American Studies
**Professor Peter Marcuse, Urban Planning at Columbia University
**Patrick Reinsborough, Rainforest Action Network Women for Afghan Women
Conference Info: <http://www.studentsforglobaljustice.org/>