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Beyond the Moment – May Day 2017
May 1, 2017
Next Monday – on May Day – It Takes Roots is joining hundreds of thousands of people for a day of mass direct action and strikes. Together with the Movement For Black Lives, Fight For 15, United We Dream, National Domestic Workers Alliance, Food Chain Workers Alliance and hundreds of other national and local organizations, our members of leading actions, marches, strikes, and political education events to defend our communities and people, defy systems that threaten our survival and existence and expand the notion of sanctuary to secure justice, dignity and safety for all communities.
As alliances who are rooted in migrant, black and indigenous communities and who are led by communities on the frontlines of attacks and solutions for toward a world where we can live fully with dignity & freedom for all, It Takes Roots pledges to stand with the hundreds of thousands who are risking their jobs and their lives to build the better world we know is possible.
Together, united as the majority, we are powerful. We can build block-by-block, city-by-city to transform our world and win a just transition to a regenerative economy with self-determination, sovereignty, and justice for our communities. Join us on International Workers Day!
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