Monday, September 21, 2009
New York awaits the "thing": Ahmadinejad
Tue. 22 September 6:30pm – “Iran Alive”
47th St. & 2nd Ave.
Art installation and performance dedicated to the people of Iran. A short film projected on a 300-person human screen with audio featuring recorded messages from Iranians inside Iran.
Wed. 23 September
12:30pm – Rally outside the Iran mission to the United Nations
40th St. & 3rd Ave.
The Iran mission serves as Ahmadinejad’s NYC headquarters when he visits the United Nations. Ahmadinejad will be meeting with allies throughout the week, so this is a chance to make our strong presence felt.
3:00pm – Procession to the United Nations Plaza
Walk north on 3rd Ave. to 47th St., and east into the main rally area.
4:00pm – Rally outside the United Nations Building
Enter from 2nd Ave. & 47th St.
Ahmadinejad is to speak before the UN General Assembly around 5:00pm; our rally will last the duration of his speech.
Thu. 24 September 10:30am – March with the Green Scroll across the Brooklyn Bridge
Gather at Cadman Plaza Park in Brooklyn.
For a downloadable flier for this event, click here (pdf)
Thu. 24 September – Music for Iran, social event fundraiser
Location and time TBA
Participants include Denis Halliday, Arash from Kiosk, Fatemeh Haghighatjou, Masih Ali Nejad, Hamid Dabashi, Chris Hedges, Reese Erlich, Halee, Meetra A. Sofia, and more.
Posted by Naj