Mass protests during inauguration week are extremely important. We need to send a clear message to Trump that he has no mandate for his bigoted and anti-worker agenda. Join Seattle’s Anti-Trump Resistance! Look below for details on local actions, and check back for updates (as details are subject to change). For an expanded listing of events throughout Washington State, check out this article from The Stand.
Thursday, Jan. 12
- Socialist Students Walkout Prep Meeting. Seattle University, Room & Time TBA.
- Students, staff, and faculty prepare for campus walkouts.
- MLK Unity Day Town Hall, featuring Angela Davis. Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Ave. 7 PM.
- Event is sold out.
Friday, Jan. 13
- Assemblea Popular. St. Mary’s, Santamaria Auditorium, 611 20th Ave S. 6 PM.
- Event to “provide resources about DACA, hate crimes, the sanctuary movement, labor rights, how to be an ally, and defending our worker center.”
Saturday, Jan. 14
- Resist Trump Coalition Town Hall. Seattle City Hall, 600 4th Ave. 12 PM.
- Community meeting to help organize and mobilize for mass peaceful protests and walkouts on inauguration weekend!
Sunday, Jan. 15
- “Our First Stand: Save Health Care,” Rally to Protect Health Care, featuring Rep. Pramila Jayapal. Westlake Park, 401 Pine St. 12 PM.
Monday, Jan. 16 (MLK, Jr. Day)
- “Stop the Hate: Come Together,” MLK, Jr. Day Rally & March. Garfield High School, 400 23rd Ave, Seattle. Starting at 9:30 AM.
- Workshops 9:30 AM;
- Rally 11 AM;
- March to Federal Building 12:30 PM;
- Career Fair 1 – 4 AM.
Friday, Jan. 20 (Inauguration Day)
- Student Walkouts, 12 PM, High Schools Across Seattle (Details TBA).
- “All United, None Divided” Rally and March, Judkins Park, 2150 S Norman St. Starting at 1 PM.
- Rally, 1 PM;
- March to Westlake, 4th & Pine, 2:30 PM;
- Rally at Westlake, 4 PM.
- Resist Trump Coalition Rally at Westlake, 4th & Pine, 5PM.
- Seattle United for Immigrants and Refugee Families
- Free citizenship application assistance, Seattle Center’s McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St. 12 PM to 3 PM.
- Know Your Rights/Safety Training. 3 PM to 8 PM.
- University of Washington Protest of Breitbart Bigot Milo Yiannapoulos, 6 PM.
- “Sabbath of Dreams: The Hard Won and the Yet to Be,” Interfaith Service. Temple d’Hirsch Sinai, 1511 E. Pike, Seattle. 6 PM.
- Post-Election Town Hall, sponsored by Planned Parenthood. Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Ave. 6 PM Reception, 7 pm Start. $10 admission.
Saturday, Jan. 21
- Womxn’s March on Seattle. Judkins Park, 2150 S Norman St, 10 AM to 4 PM.
- Rally, 10 AM;
- March to Seattle Center, 11 AM.
Posted: January 9th, 2017 under Anti-Racism, Immigrant Rights, LGBTQ Rights, Resist Trump Coalition, Women's Rights, Workers Solidarity
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