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Any actions planned for Obama's visit to Portland tomorrow?

Obama will be in town tomorrow
Does anyone know of any planned actions for Obama's visit? Please post them here, time, place, etc. asap. Thanks

Obama Needs Dollars, We Need Change Event 7/23 23.Jul.2012 19:12

Mobile T

There has been an action planned for about two weeks now on Facebook,
The Facebook event link page is here:  https://www.facebook.com/events/397851083610294/

Facebook? 23.Jul.2012 21:16

Den Mark, Vancouver WA

Facebook? And not IMC?

Zuckerburg? Who grabbed billions by assembling the world's largest billboard using other people's technologies?

Facebook? No, i don't think so!

O protest TODAY 24.Jul.2012 06:41

Joe Anybody - email re-post

> Date: Mon, 23 Jul 2012 23:52:34 -0700
> From:  pjw@pjw.info
> To:  pjw@pjw.info
> Subject: UPDATE Re: PROTEST FOR PEACE: Obama at Convention Center Tues 7/24, 11 AM
> Hi again
> After hearing a lot of conflicting information, we've learned that 11 AM
> is a great start time for Tuesday's protest, as President Obama is
> scheduled to arrive in Portland at 11:40 AM-- but people will need to stay
> until about 5:30 PM as he is scheduled to leave shortly after 5.
>  http://www.whitehousedossier.com/2012/07/23/obama-schedule-tuesday-july-24-2012/
> Apparently, he is going to attend TWO fundraising events in the Convention
> Center, then head to Seattle.
> So, come any time, stay as long as you can. Pack a lunch, bring a sign.
> If all goes well, we should have this banner up:
>  http://pjw.info/nodronewars.jpg
> along with these
>  http://www.pjw.info/NoWarOnIran.jpg
> And, as a last minute pitch here, I could still use a hand at 10 AM, so
> call or email if you get this and can help! I also would really like it if
> someone can help at 5:30 to pack things back up and haul them with me back
> to the office.
> Thanks
> dan handelman
> peace and justice works
> On Sun, 22 Jul 2012, Peace and Justice Works wrote:
> > Hi
> > The PJW Iraq Affinity Group is putting out a call to protest at President
> > Obama's appearance at the Oregon Convention Center this Tuesday, July 24.
> > Sorry for the short notice, but you may know the locaiton and time were not
> > known until very recently. We're asking people to gather at 11 AM at the NE
> > corner of NE Oregon St (800 Block NE) and Martin Luther King Jr Blvd across
> > the street from the entrance to the Center, and at the corner of the new
> y> concrete park that's there. Obama's expected there at noon, but we
> should be
> > there to stake a spot and get our message established. See below for a
> > special request from PJW.
> >
> >> From our similar call to action in October, 2010:
> >
> > When Obama was elected, he made it clear that we must keep pushing to see
> > change. In his acceptance speech in Chicago, he said "This victory alone is
> > not the change we seek... it can't happen without you, without a new spirit
> > of service, a new spirit of sacrifice... and to those Americans whose support
> > I have yet to earn, I may not have won your vote tonight, but I hear your
> > voices. I need your help. And I will be your president too."
> >
> > Yes, we have to deal with these realities:
> > --there will be massive security and we may not get our message out as
> > directly as we'd like
> > --there will be protestors there from the Tea Party and other communities who
> > do not seek peace or economic and social justice
> > --no matter how large of a crowd we have, the mainstream media will say we're
> > a "handful"
> >
> > But it's important not to let the Tea Party and others define the debate,
> > that is, either you're for Obama's policies of more war, less civil liberties
> > and continued flow of money to Wall Street or you're a card-carrying "he's
> > not an American citizen" Teabagger.
> >
> > <snip> As many people have pointed out, (we're often) talking to empty office
> > buildings and the few people staggering about downtown on a rainy weekend. We
> > have a chance now to make our message clear and be sure that the President
> > and his supporters hear our voices.
> >
> > ---------------
> >
> > We will have signs about the US presence in Iraq, the drone wars, the and
> > threats against Iran, among others.
> >
> > We hope to see you out there on Tuesday.
> >
> > Please take public transportation, or walk or bike to the protest as it will
> > be very busy with supporters.
> >
> > SPECIAL REQUEST: If anyone who is able-bodied (able to lift 50 lbs easily)
> > can volunteer to meet me at 10 AM at our office in SE Portland, it would be
> > of great help to get signs loaded up for the demo. Please write or call ASAP,
> > I'll likely take the first person who says yes!
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > --dan handelman
> >
> >
> > Peace and Justice Works
> > Iraq Affinity Group
> > PO Box 42456
> > Portland, OR 97242
> > (503) 236-3065 (Office)
> >  iraq@pjw.info
> >  http://www.pjw.info/Iraq.html
> >

[[ Joe Anybody video clip from 2010 ]] "Obama Motorcade Portland Flip Off."
 http://youtu.be/WFzKZmcCX88 [2 min video]

It is kind of funny that he is comming from Oakland to Portland. 24.Jul.2012 08:14

Not that Anon

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