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#A17 Tax Day Actions

Posted 12 years ago on April 17, 2012, 7:26 a.m. EST by OccupyWallSt

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Banks got bailed out, we got sold out! Join Occupy Wall Street and organizations from across NYC in protesting the tax breaks and subsidies given to corporations and banks while the 99% continues to pay its taxes.

You can read more here: http://fthebanks.org/ and http://billmoyers.com/2012/04/12/the-rich-are-different-from-you-and-me-–-they-don’t-pay-taxes/.

Join the events below to help amplify our message! (It is also a Global Day of Action on Military Spending. There are Occupy Tax Day events happening in Los Angeles, Boston, DC, and many others!)

730am- Metro-occupied hits a major transit hub near you!

1pm: meet up in Bryant Park for OWS-led community pickets at corporate tax dodgers and bail out recipients.

3pm: meet up with War Resister's League at IRS building IRS Building: 110 W. 44th St., west of Sixth Ave.

4pm: March to Bryant Park with Rude Mechanical Orchestra, War Resisters League and the United Federation of Teachers.

4:30pm: March with RMO, war resisters, unions and CBO's
https://www.facebook.com/events/348623445190332/ https://www.facebook.com/events/196390600477829/

6pm: Die-In at central post office by Madison Sq.
(James Farley Post Office, 9th Avenue between 31st & 33rd street) with above groups and OWS Political Action & Impact WG

And The Illuminator will also be doing an action at Rockafeller Center at 8pm! Check them out here https://www.facebook.com/events/130001307124526/