2:00pm to 3:30pm – Picket, Speak Out, and “Die In” at St Vincent’s Hospital, which City Council Speaker Christine Quinn approved to be turned into luxury condos leaving the Lower West Side of Manhattan without a hospital. Meet at the O’Toole Building, 30 Seventh Avenue (between 12th Street and 13th Street)
3:30pm – March to Union Square for Unity Rally
5:30pm – Solidarity march to Wall Street
Healthcare workers should wear their scrubs and white coats. All are encouraged to dress as patients — e.g. with bandages, crutches, etc. Or come as you are.
2012 05 01 May Day Hospital Closing Protest St Vincents Die In