Wall Street tanked our economy. We now have record job losses, home foreclosures, and much more. They got bailed out, while we got left out. That’s why we support the brave people Occupying Wall Street. This is our time to fight for good family supporting jobs and make Wall Street pay their fair share. Rally with us October 15th in Burlington, Brattleboro, Montpelier, or Rutland. We’ll start the day canvassing with the Vermont Workers' Center about the jobs crisis and challenges facing our communities. Please join us!
President, United Professions AFT VT
Put People First Canvassing:
On Saturday, October 15th volunteers all over the state will go out into their communities canvassing to find out: what are the biggest challenges facing our communities and how can we come together and get organized to create solutions that put people and the planet first. We need many more volunteers to join us in every corner of the state. To find out more details and sign up click HERE.
For more details on the October 15th canvassing call the Vermont Workers' Center (802) 861-4892 or go to www.workerscenter.org/volunteer.
Occupy Wall Street - Vermont Solidarity Rallies:
Following the canvassing on October 15th there will be rallies in solidarity with Occupy Wall Street, demonstrations will take place in Burlington, Montpelier, Brattleboro and Rutland. See below for a list of all upcoming Occupy Wall Street events in Vermont including trips to NYC.
Saturday, October 15, 2 pm, Burlington City Hall Park
Saturday, October 15th, 2pm, Wells Fountain Park
Saturday, October 15h, 3:30pm, Location: Meet at City Hall & march to State House
Saturday, October 15th, 11am, Location: Center St & Merchants Row (across from the Farmers Market)
New York City:
Contact Heather Pipino if you are interested in traveling to NYC at (802) 595-1671