- October 6 - WHAT: National Day of Action to Stop the Military Recruiters
1. Student Walk-Out/Union Square Speak-Out
WHO: Not In Our Name Students and Youth
WHEN: Tuesday Oct 7, 2003, 12 Noon
WHERE: Union Square, New York City
Students will walk out of classes, gathering in Union Square to hold a speak-out, where they will have the opportunity to take the stage and express their feelings about military recruitment and the war policies of the Bush Administration.
2. Columbia University Speak Out Against the Occupation
WHO: Columbia Anti-War Coalition and Students for Environmental and Economic Justice
WHEN: Tuesday Oct 7, 2003, 12-2 pm
WHERE: Sundial (College Walk), Columbia University, New York City
3. Anti-Recruitment Protest, Times Square
WHO: Not In Our Name plus other student and youth groups
WHEN: Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2003, 3 pm
WHERE: Times Square Recruiting office, 42 St and Broadway, New York City
Protesters will gather in front of the recruiting office and hold a spontaneous demonstration.
These protests are part of nationwide student actions taking place on the same day.
Not In Our Name Spokespeople Available for Interviews:
Liz Vitulli: (NION Students and Youth) National organizer
Joe Urgo: (NION, Vietnam Veterans Against the War Anti-Imperialist) Organizer, Vietnam veteran