For Immediate Release :
ST. VINCENT’S ACTIVISTS JOIN #OCCUPYWALLSTREET
IN DAY OF MASS, NON-VIOLENT DIRECT ACTION
Contact : Louis Flores, 1-646-400-1168, firstname.lastname@example.org
New York, NY (Nov. 15, 2011) – Activists from Hands Off St. Vincent’s are proud to join #OccupyWallStreet, the labor movement, and the global movement for economic and social equality during the November 17th Day of Action in New York City.
Members of the Healthcare for the 99% Working Group from #OccupyWallStreet will join this action. Activists are undertaking their action on :
DATE : Thursday, November 17, 2011
TIME : 1:00 – 1:30 p.m.
PLACE : St. Vincent’s Hospital, Seventh Avenue South and West 11th Street
Activists will stage a SPEAK-OUT and a DIE-IN.
Activists want to force billionaire Bill Rudin from the Rudin Management Company to take the lead in building a Trauma Level 1, full-service hospital to replace St. Vincent’s.
Did you know that the residents of the Lower West Side of Manhattan below 57th Street have no hospital ?
Did you know that Bill Rudin wants to offer us a two-bed “hospital” in a phony health care facility ?
For more information about Hands Off St. Vincent’s, please like our page on Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/pages/Hands-off-St-Vincents/156531864396467
For more information about the Healthcare for the 99% Working Group, please visit the blog : http://owshealthcare.wordpress.com/
2011-11-17 St Vincents - OWS - Speak-Out and Die-In