Political Prisoner & Movement Martyr Night March

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Date(s) - 04/04/2014
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Foley Square
Lafayette & Centre St
New York City

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Political Prisoner & Movement Martyr Night March

Join local peace activists as they join the World Wide Wave of Action with a candle light vigil & silent night march from Foley Square to the NY Veterans Memorial to raise awareness about those killed & imprisoned during the on going non-violent struggle for justice for all.

Gather at Foley Square starting at 6:30 PM for sunset kick off of speakers & a know your rights presentation.

The evening will end at the New York City Veterans Memorial at 55 Water Street will a candle light vigil & an informal community share on those lost to the system.

#Jail Support will also be needed for those engaging in civil disobedience during the day.

For more information on how to help please visit:

Tentative Schedule:

6:30 PM Convergence at Foley Square
7:00 PM Know Your Rights Skill Share: Mask Edition
7:20 PM #MLK Moment of Silence & Readings of his works
7:45 PM Guitarmy & OccuJazz: Music for Justice
8:00 PM March to Fed Reserve
9:00 PM Presentation by Vets of Peace
9:45 PM Reading of Names
10:00 PM Sit In To Protest Closing of Park

This event is for all ages but those under 16 should be accompanied by an adult.

As with all public events in New York Public parks the Convergence at Foley Sq & the Presentation at 55 Water Street there is little or no arrest risk.

The March will take place on sidewalks & there will be a medium risk of arrest to participants.

The evening’s Civil Disobedience begins at 9:45 PM and there is a HIGH risk of arrest. Kinda the point.

More Info to Come.




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