DAY OF ACTION DEC. 9TH - sit in McDonalds

Andrew Rose (arose@macromedia.com)
Fri, 6 Dec 1996 11:46:58 -0800


San Francisco Food Not Bombs consensed last night to support a rally at
Haight and Fillmore at noon to march to the McDonalds at Haight and
Stanyan. We will flier and serve food.

SIT-INS ON DEC. 9TH ON McDONALDS SITES

connect corporate profits with the police state

At 9.06 AM 12/6/96, The Anarchives wrote:
>---------- Forwarded message ----------
>Date: Thu, 5 Dec 96 18:36:01 CST
>From: Marpessa Kupendua <nattyreb@ix.netcom.com>
>To: tao@LGLOBAL.COM
>Subject: *INTERNATIONAL DAY OF ACTION DEC. 9TH
>
>FYI - REPOST
>========================================
>
>SLOPPY FAST FOOD - SLOPPY FAST JUSTICE
>
>Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal from different time zones recently brainstormed
>and from this session, ideas were born. Our goal was to coordinate
>worldwide solidarity demonstrations on December 9th to coincide with the
>Mumia March on Wall Street in New York - so that the international protest
>movement be perceived by Clinton, Sabo and Associates as a globally
>connected one.
>
>It was necessary to find a target existing worldwide to match this new
>level of struggle i.e. the targetting of America's financial nerve center.
>We found that the common denominator of American presence is McDonald's.
>
>EVERYBODY HAS A MCDONALDS IN HIS NEIGHBORHOOD
>
>Great enthusiasm was generated for this idea because there is already a
>strong radical and ecological anti-McDonald's movement worldwide. The
>joining of forces of these two campaigns, Mumia's and the anti-McDonald
>movement, can bring new hope for Mumia at a delicate point in his case, and
>can strengthen the anti-McDonald actions. Surely the future of our
>struggle lies in the alliance of our different movements.
>
>*****************************************************************************
>WE ARE TARGETTING SLOPPY FAST FOOD IN RETALIATION FOR SLOPPY FAST JUSTICE
>
>WE ARE CALLING FOR A CHAIN OF SIT-INS ON DEC. 9TH ON McDONALDS SITES TO
>SEND OUT THE MESSAGE THAT IT WILL BE MORE AND MORE EXPENSIVE FOR THEM TO
>KILL ONE OF US
>*****************************************************************************
>
>We ask those who see the potential of such an action to flood the internet
>with posts, mobilizing for this action in a McDonalds near you, as of now.
>Your messages will help to alert the existing anti-McDonald's campaigners
>and rally them to Mumia's support. Also, you may contact the McLibel
>Support Campaign for info on anti-McDonalds groups to work with in your
>vicinity.
>
>-----------------------------------------------------------------------
>U.S. McLibel Support Campaign Press Office
>PO Box 62 Phone/Fax 802-586-9628
>Craftsbury VT 05826-0062 Email dbriars@world.std.com
>-----------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>Those of you within the US who cannot make it to Wall Street can organize a
>McDonald's sit-in locally.
>
>Time is short, but with diligence, we can create a strong international
>event for December 9th:
>
> !!!!!GOOD LUCK WITH YOUR ORGANIZING!!!!!
>
>Please address any questions to us, and keep us updated on your progress.
>
>+++ stop the execution of Mumia Abu-Jamal
>+++ if you agree copy these lines to your sig
>+++ see http://www.xs4all.nl/~tank/spg-l/sigaction.htm
>______________________________________________________________________________
> ### B O Y C O T T S H E L L ###
> greedy murderers and polluters
> remember Ken Saro Wiwa and the slaughtered Ogoni
>______________________________________________________________________________
>
>
>-=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~ -=~
> The International Media Collective
>
> To unsubscribe send email to majordomo@lglobal.com
> with the command 'unsubscribe media' in the body (no quotes)