Neither did I. But it seems the former lefty congressman is
headed to town for a unionista rally and drum circle next month. According to
this announcement, Kucinich will headline a rally calling for the
"shutting" of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and groups like Wisconsin
Manufacturers and Commerce.
Their sin? Apparently, engaging in too much free speech and
getting involved in the American political system. Shut 'em down.
Get ready for more of this: Class warfare is no longer just for
elections. It's a 24/7 thing now.
announcement, Tuesday February 12th, in Madison
. . . Who buys the elections? Who bribes the politicans? Who
writes the anti-worker and anti-environment laws? First and foremost, the
answer is the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its state affiliate, the Wisconsin
Manufacturers and Commerce (WMC).
Join Dennis Kucinich on the evening of Tuesday, February 12th,
the fighting progressive from Ohio, former mayor of Toledo, seven term
congressman, and twice presidential candidate. as he joins us in launching a
national campaign to "Shut the Chamber!"
WISCONSIN DAY OF ACTION AGAINST WMC
On Wednesday, February 13th, Governor Walker is having his
annual "performance review" in front of his real bosses.
No, not the people of Wisconsin. The corporate lobby group
Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce (WMC), an affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of
February 13th is the day that WMC holds its traditional annual
lobby day. It is time to end this tradition. It's time for a Wisconsin Day of
Action against WMC.
We call on Wisconsinites to turn out in the hundreds to protest
WMC throughout the day:
9am Unwelcoming Committee Picket
Lunch Hour (Noon) Picket
5pm Mass Rally to Shut the Chamber, Shut WMC!
We ask organizations, unions, and community leaders to contact
us to endorse this day of action.
We call on people of good will to organize their own non-violent
protests. We respect a diversity of non-violent tactics.
It is time to clean the house of government and remove the
corporate lobbyists from the temple of democracy. It is time to shut the