|Hip-hop artist Immortal Technique will once again appear during events surrounding the 9/11 anniversary.
Events for this day will now be at The Madison, which is located at 27 W 24th St (between Broadway and 6th) [map].
1PM-5:30PM – Speeches from Former Congresswoman and Green Party Presidential Candidate Cynthia McKinney, Hip-hop legend and founder of the Stop the Violence Movement KRS-ONE, architect and founder of Architects and Engineers for 911 Truth Richard Gage, 9/11 1st responders, 9/11 family members, actor and advocate for a new, independent 9/11 investigation Daniel Sunjata, Louder Than Words, We Are CHANGE, and more.
6PM-11PM – 9/11 First Responder Benefit Show
Immortal Technique, Talib Kweli, Dead Prez, Saigon, Da Beatminerz, Chip Fu, Dub Rock All Stars (Da Bush Babees), Loer Velocity, Channel Live, Messiah, Tiye Phoenix, and Scanz come together to help spread the word that thousands of 9/11 first responders are sick and dying and need our help.
If you are out and about without internet access and would like to confirm where we are, and if we are on schedule for the days street actions we have established this voice mail hot line which will be updated as we are leaving and arriving to/from street action locations:
See the full schedule below:
Washington Square Park (3pm – 5pm)
Union Square (5pm – 7pm)
Movie Premier Event (7pm – 11pm)
Fabled Enemies Movie Premier
51 Astor Place
NY, NY 10003
Buy Tickets at the door.
Peaceful Ground Zero Vigil (7am – 3pm)
*There will be marches and speeches after 12 noon at Ground Zero, if you can please bring candles in respect for all the lives lost because of 9/11.
Judson Church (5pm- 11pm)
Memorial Vigil for 9/11
55 Washington Sq S
New York, NY 10012
Buy tickets at the door
Main Event 9/11/2/08 (1pm – Late)
27 W 24th St
New York, NY 10010
Between 6th Avenue and Broadway
1; F, V; R, W at 23rd St
Street Action Afterwards March to Time Square
Street Actions All Day
Ground Zero Path Train Station Entrance
Relaxing Meet and Greet/BBQ at Central Park (2pm – 5pm)
Columbus Circle and 59th Street
*We will be inside the park just outside the main entrance.
Keep checking the WeAreCHANGE.org main site where will have live video feeds going on through out all actions and events.
Watch these sites for any updates:
We apologize for the change of venues, but we were screwed over with prior venues that cared more about money and not the lives of our hero’s and broke our agreements. We are doing everything in our power to bring you what we promised and we will
Promotional Materials (please help spread these everywhere; see more at http://2008nowornever.com)
This article was posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2008 at 6:19 pm