Occupy Seoul Solidarity Teach-in in Anticipation of 11/22 Day of Action
Date: Saturday, November 19th, 2011
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: near the red sculpture at Zuccotti Park/Liberty Plaza, by the red sculpture at Broadway and Cedar, Manhattan, NYC
In preparation for Tuesday’s day of action in solidarity with Occupy Seoul, learn about why thousands have taken to the streets to oppose the Korea-US Free Trade Agreement, which benefits Wall Street and major corporations at the expense of jobs, workers’ rights, the environment, family farmers, people with AIDS and other life-threatening illnesses, food safety, animal rights, and democracy.
Speakers will include:
Sukjong Hong – Nodutol for Korean Community Development, Korean Americans for Fair Trade
Curtis Ellis - American Jobs Alliance
Adam Weissman – Global Justice for Animals and the Environment
Christina Schiavoni - US Food Sovereignty Network
Ana Maria Quispe - nutritionist, food justice activist, and organizer against the Peru Free Trade Agreement
Additional speakers to be announced.
Phone: (718) 218-4523 Email: email@example.com
Web: http://occupyfta.nofta.or.kr * https://tradejustice.nycga.net * http://tradejustice.net