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This has been some time in the planning, and looks to be a big f*cking deal:

FINAL PUSH SHARE THIS WITH EVERYONE YOU KNOW!

By Kevin Zeese - Posted on 27 September 2011

October2011.org is almost here!  We need a final push let everyone we know about this event and that they should join us there.  Below is an outreach mailing that you can use to send to everyone you know.

It is almost here!  There are three things I want to tell you about an incredibly important event for you, your family and our nation: Stop the Machine: Create a New World.

    It is going to be huge and historic.  Thousands have already signed up to join us in Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC.  You are going to want to tell everyone you know you were part of this.  You are going to want your children and grandchildren to know you helped ignite the change to a new world.

    This event is critically important.  Our nation is at a crossroads.  We need to get off the wrong path and on to the right one.  We need to end the dominance of government by the political and economic elite when it is obvious that the people can do a better job.  We need to create an economic system where we participate, a government that responds to the people and a nation that puts the people’s needs before human greed.

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    It begins soon.  In less than two weeks thousands will gather to begin a multi-day encampment that builds on the revolts being seen in Egypt, Tunisia, Span and Greece, as well as Madison, WI and Wall Street, NY.  The time is right for this moment in history.  The beginning of a massive movement to create a country that reaches its’ ideals, that becomes the more perfect union that then nation has always sought to be.

People will look back at this event and see it as the beginning – the turning point when the people demanded that the country move from militarism and war to diplomacy and cooperation; from funneling money to the wealthiest 1% to sharing the nation’s prosperity among each of us; and from environmental degradation to the planet’s renewal. It is our responsibility to get this Nation on the right track. You need to be part of this. Join me in Freedom Plaza starting on October 6.


The timing of this is absolutely awesomeabsolutely awesome!

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Its happening this week !

 Occupy the White House? Well, actually,this starts at Freedom Plaza.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

October 3, 2011

CONTACTS:
Kevin Zeese, 301-996-6582
Margaret Flowers, 443-759-4635
Maria Allwine, 443-762-0892
Lisa Simeone, 410-235-9486
press@october2011.org

OCTOBER2011 COALITION and AMERICAN 99ers JOIN THOUSANDS IN OCCUPYING FREEDOM PLAZAIN
WASHINGTON, DC BEGINNING OCT 6th

“I am a 99er whose job disappeared over 3 years ago and have gone without any income for 1 year 3 months. I advocate for the 99ers and would like to see jobs created in this country. Human needs before WAR.”

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Support #OccupyWallStreet !  Educate yourself about why,here.
For those unable to be there with Occupy Wall Street   or in DC ,
check out

Occupy Together
for actions near you.

Its all good.


What a great time to live in or be in the Nation's Capital Area!  

Also in DC this week:  Van Jones , "Take Back the American Dream  " conference that began today, and in case you can't attend much of it is being livestreamed!

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Originally posted to divineorder on Mon Oct 03, 2011 at 08:32 PM PDT.

Also republished by Occupy Wall Street.

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