Tag Archive: Rally

May 18

Wed 5/20 Action – Funeral for Youth Jobs and Against Police Violence

We need *you* and *everyone you know* to come! Please share widely! E-mail, call, & tell people. Share on Facebook. And *RSVP* to action@yjpuboston.org. Wednesday, May 20 3:00 pm at Park Street T Funeral for Youth Jobs & People Lost to Police Violence Wear black and march with us to City Hall. POLICE FUNDING goes …

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Aug 14

National Moment of Silence for Victims of Police Brutality (Boston)

On 8/14, people will gather in cities across the country to take part in a national moment of silence for victims of police brutality. Please join us INSIDE BOSTON COMMON in front of the Massachusetts State House at 7:00 PM this Thursday. We will be gathering to stand in solidarity with recent victims of police …

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Oct 20

Organize the Hood Boston / 2 Year Anniversary of Occupy the Hood

Organize the Hood Boston Monday October 21st 2013 5PM – 7:30PM in Grove Hall @ Warren st. & Crawford St. (Lot Next to the Post Office) 2 Year Anniversary of Occupy the Hood Boston In Honor of: Trayvon Martin For: Mark McMullen, Burrell Ramsey, Ahmir Lee and all victims of violence and survivors of lost …

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Aug 13

Boston’s Unfinished March for Jobs, Freedom & Justice

Boston’s Unfinished March for Jobs, Freedom & Justice An Event Marking the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington The Boston Workers Alliance, Inc. has issued a clarion call for a mobilization in Boston on the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington.  A coalition of neighborhood organizations, base building community organizing groups, labor unions, …

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Aug 04

CITY HALL RALLY: 100 Shootings since Marathon – #OneBoston ? #BostonStrong ?

100 Shootings since the Boston Marathon – #OneBoston ? #BostonStrong ? RSVP on Facebook In light of our count of the shootings since the Boston Marathon reaching the sobering milestone of at least 100 shootings since April 15 2013, we call upon citizens of good will and good faith to unify to say that every …

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Dec 05

Save the Date: 50 Mile March for Respect Starts December 9, 2012

HAVE YOU ENDORSED THE LA FOR YOUTH CAMPAIGN YET? Youth Justice Coalition @ Chuco’s Justice Center On the border between South Central L.A. and Inglewood one light west of Florence and Crenshaw 1137 E. Redondo Blvd., Inglewood, CA 90302 323-235-4243 * Fax: 323-846-9472 freelanow@yahoo.com www.youth4justice.org

Sep 27

Thursday rally at State House for inquest into death of Mark Fernandes McMullen killed by BPD

Thursday rally at State House for inquest into death of Mark Fernandes McMullen Commemorating first anniversary of police shooting, advocates will repeat call for independent investigation. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, September 26, 2012 CONTACT: Christopher Ott, Communications Director, 617-482-3170 x322, cott@aclum.org King Downing, kingnetic@yahoo.com, 212-534-1081 BOSTON — On Thursday, Sept. 27, the family of police shooting victim Mark Fernandes …

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Jun 19

June 22 and June 27 – Youth Jobs Actions: THE PROPOSAL

  With fewer than 9,000 summer jobs for 14,000 youth who applied, we need your support THIS FRIDAY and NEXT WEDNESDAY! ENDORSE THE PROPOSAL AND RSVP FOR THE ACTIONS: 14,000 SUMMER JOBS, WITH CITY FUNDING FOR 1/3 OF THEM http://tinyurl.com/endorse-the-proposal-2012 (Or e-mail boston@youthjobscoalition.org with your endorsement and RSVP.) Part One: We Propose to the City Youth Jobs Rally *You will take …

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Sep 28

Take Back Boston – March & Rally

This Friday, September 30, the Youth Jobs Coalition is part of a coalition to TAKE BACK OUR CITY from big banks and corporations that are killing our COMMUNITIES, JOBS, and ENVIRONMENT. Take Back Boston – March & Rally Friday, September 30 Arrive at Boston Common between 2:00-3:30 If you can’t come by 3:30, meet us …

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Apr 06


STAND IN SUPPORT OF YOUTH SUMMER JOBS! WHAT: RALLY & HEARINGWHEN: TUESDAY APRIL 5THWHERE: Boston City HallRally at 3:30pm Hearing at 5:00pm Invest in Boston’s Future – Let’s work to ensure funding for Summer Youth Jobs! As a City we are facing massive cuts from the federal government. Everything is on the table for possible …

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Feb 23

FEB 24 – Youth Jobs March and Rally

Youth Jobs March & Rally Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 12:00 pm Old South Church (645 Boylston St) in Copley Square Hundreds of youth and allies will call to prevent cuts to youth jobs. Join us! Bimonthly Membership Meeting Monday, February 21, 2011 at 1:00 pm Followed by Signmaking Party/Open Mic at 3:00 pm Spontaneous …

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Oct 29

Press Conference @BPD HQ re: Police Brutality 10/28/10

Press Conference @BPD HQ re: Police Brutality 10/28/10 from Jamarhl Crawford on Vimeo. Ongoing coverage at Blackstonian.com

Oct 29

Boston Police criticized for rough arrest

(NECN: Josh Brogadir, Boston) – Several community leaders are criticizing Boston Police officer for being too rough during the arrest of a teen in Roxbury. The perception among some community leaders is that dialogue is not open with police. They want these officers suspended without pay. A call to prayer followed the call for change …

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Oct 29

Community Leaders Hold Press Conference Outside BPD Headquarters To Address Videotaped Police Beating of 16-year-old

One surefire way to rile activists is to beat a teenager in plain sight, and tell witnesses that they can’t record the free-for-all. Needless to say, more than a few folks are furious in the wake of news that Boston Police Department officers jabbed and kicked a 16-year-old inside a Roxbury Community College building this …

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Oct 09

2pm Monday RALLY- anti-Columbus, pro-immigrant!

Anti Columbus Day Rally No Hay Justicia Sin Libertad Monday October 11 2:00PM – 4:00PM Corner of Mass. Ave. and Melnea Cass (Outside Hampton Inn) Mass. Ave. T / Orange Line #1 & #10 Bus to BMC Stand in Solidarity with the Immigrants & Other Boston Residents Held Captive at the ICE Detention Center & …

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