My good friend Charlie was just sentenced to 20 days on Rikers Island for his role in the Occupy Wall Street action #D17. They charged him with larceny, I will keep the specifics of the case private, but I will let you know that the charges are completely trumped up and without reasonable basis. Click on the photo above to go to the Facebook support page we created for him.
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NYC students have faced rising student debt for far too long. The strike in Quebec symbolizes a struggle for a system that provides everyone equal opportunity to achieve their full potential. Debt is slavery and education is the liberation that will help us win all our struggles. It is time to bring Quebec’s infinite strike to the United States, starting in NYC.
We have created a Facebook page and Twitter to help us organize actions around NYC infinite strike Quebec solidarity marches, please like, follow, and share:
Tonight and every night, infinite student strike! Solidarity with students in Quebec and around the world. It is time to end debt. Washington Square Park at 8PM:
Correction: My court date for when I was arrested at the OWS police brutality march on March 25th is scheduled for this Wednesday, May 30th, at 100 Centre Street, New York Criminal Court, Part B. Feel free to come, support and solidarity would be greatly appreciated. Court starts at 9:30 AM.
Riot Folk! (Ryan Harvey) - Peace, Justice and Anarchy
They beat us; we’re just [paying] them back. We just need better treatment and services. We need medical attention. We just want some respect. They call us wetbacks.
-An inmate at the Adams County Correctional Facility.
The prison riot has been going on for close to 8 hours. An inner compound and some outer housing units have been taken over by prisoners. The prison is owned and operated by Corrections Corporations of America (CCA) and houses up to 2,567 adult male criminal immigrants, primarily Hispanic/Latinos.