S29 Schedule

 9/29: A Day of Action and Reflection

Schedule for the day

Action, 8:30 – 10:00am

Public sidewalk on corner of Lake Street and Nicollet Ave. S.

  • 8:30am – Pre-Rally with CTUL workers and Minneapolis City Council Rep Elizabeth Glidden. Meet at W. 29th St. and Nicollet (behind K-Mart)
  • 8:40am – March to Lake Street
  • 9:00am – Picket against Diversified Maintenance on public sidewalk in front of Kmart on Lake Street
  • 9:45am – Post-Rally with CTUL workers, Minneapolis City Council Rep Betsy Hodges and a representative of the Chicago Teachers Union who will speak about their recent strike
  • 10:00am – Carpool to “Out of the Shadows Gathering

Out of the Shadows Gathering, 10:30am – 3:00pm 

Lyndale UCC, 610 W. 28th St., Minneapolis

  •  10:30am – Gathering introduction and speakers
  • 11:00am – Lunch and speakers from Twin Cities struggles for justice, including Mujeres en Liderazgo, Occupy Homes and others
  • 11:30am-3:00pm – Presentations from grassroots struggles from around the country:

Coalition of Immokalee Workers (Immokalee, FL)
New Labor, Warehouse Workers for Justice (New Jersey)
Guest Worker Alliance (New Orleans, LA)
Centro Campesino (Owatonna, MN)
Centro de Trabajadores Unidos en la Lucha (Minneapolis, MN)

  •  3:00pm – March and protest at Chipotle in Uptown in support of the CIW