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1st of May- Rise Up ABQ-No Work, No School, No Purchases: Defend Our Immigrants’/Refugees’ Communities and Workers’ Justice
May 1, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
On May 1st, immigrant families, low-wage workers and allies all over the country will rise up in resistance to demonstrate the political and economic strength of our communities. On May 1st, immigrants and allies all over the country will rise up in resistance to demonstrate the strength of immigrants. El CENTRO, along with dozens of organizations around the country make a call for a general strike and rally. Join we #RiseUP to show the power and resilience of our community. May 1st will be a day of unity and solidarity. People of good will from all movements are joining and will be welcomed to help carry the torch. We will display the power and muscle of progressive ally organizations, churches, community-based organizations, labor unions, environmental and LGBTQ organizations and other allies committed to resisting and defeating Trump and willing to fight to force the Trump administration to end or scale back attacks on immigrant families.
This will be strike and peaceful rally to defend our immigrants’/refugees’ communities and workers’ justice. We will have speakers, danzantes, live music, activities for the entire family, and more. Picnic Style. WEAR WHITE!
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