Occupy the Courts!


New England Alliance for Democracy www.newenglandalliance.org
Occupy the Courts—Boston Action!

 "We hold these truths to be self-evident: 
A corporation is not a person AND Money is not speech."

Agree? Then join

Greater Boston Move to Amend at a Protest at the Court

Friday, January 20, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
John J. Moakley United States Courthouse
Northern Avenue at Courthouse Way, Boston
 
Join with us for inspiring speeches, street theater, and a rousing thumbs down to the Citizens United decision on its second anniversary.

We'll be demonstrating in Boston as part of the national Occupy the Courts day of action, with over 100 cities taking part at federal courthouses, including at the US Supreme Court.
 
For information or to volunteer, contact
Greater Boston Move to Amend
bostonmta@gmail.com or 617-894-6279 

Cosponsors include: Alliance for Democracy, Clean Water Action of Massachusetts, Coffee Party USA, Common Cause Massachusetts, Community Labor United, Corporate Accountability International, Greater Boston Coffee Party, The LEAH Advocacy Group, MassVOTE, Progressive Democrats of America, Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Andover.
 
Occupy Boston stands in solidarity with this event.
 
Then, after the Friday action, check out the
Rally and Summit to Unite Citizens for Democracy
 
Rally: Friday, January 20, 4-8:15 p.m.

St. Paul's Cathedral, 138 Tremont St, Boston
Speakers include Rep. Cory Atkins, Szelena Grey, Sen. Jamie Eldridge, John Bonifaz, Donna Palermino, and Melia Lazu
Breakout sessions on the finance industry, healthcare, agri-business and more!

Summit: Saturday, January 21 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Suffolk University, Donahue Hall, 41 Temple St., Boston
Presentations by Lawrence Lessig, Patrick Frank, Grace Morris and more, with workshops on citizen lobbying, ballot initiatives, local resolutions, and local elections.

For the most up-to-date information, see the event wiki page here.

Organized by the
Citizens United to End Political Bribery
(Working Group) of Occupy Boston.
 
Note: Alliance for Democracy and Move to Amend can use volunteers to staff an information table at the Rally and Summit. Please email bclancy122@earthlink.net if you can help out!

 
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