Counter – Summits and Forums:
May 12-13: The People’s Summit will convene at Occupy Chicago Headquarters, 500 W. Cermak in Chicago.
May 18 – 20 – Counter-Summit for Peace and Economic Justice Coordinated by AFSC and others
Monday May 7th – Why Should We Care?
May, 10 @ 6 PM – Know Your Rights Training for (NATO) Protesters by NLG
Friday, May 18 – 7:00 PM -A conversation with Vijay Prashad: Arab Spring, Libyan Winter
High Concept Labs (1401 West Wabansia Avenue, Chicago)
May 18 – NNU March against G8 / Robin Hood Tax
11am, Daley Plaza
May 20: March and Rally to Protest NATO, starting at noon at Petrillo Bandshell. The Iraq Veteran’s Against the War (IVAW) will be marching with us in solidarity. At the end of the march, within sight and sound of McCormick Place, members of IVAW will conduct the closing ceremony where they will return their medals to NATO. It will be a moving event, and not to be missed.
Resistant Cultural Events:
May 18 @ 9 PM – Leftist Lounge: Party For Peace
May 19 @ 8 PM – This Land is our land! a centennial celebration of Woody Guthrie by PORTOLUZ:
Occupy Themed Actions
May 12 – 21
Mon, May 14 – Education / Transportation
Tue, May 15 – Immigration: No Human is Illegal
Wed, May 16 – Foreclosure : Housing is a Right: No Evictions,
Thu, May 17 – Environment
Sat, May 19 – Health Care / Occupy Chicago Day of Action
Mon, May 21 – Democracy