Occupy Chicago ChicagoSpring Government corruption, Anti-Wall Street April 7 1:15 pm Rally and March Neighborhood sites in the AM;; then 1:15 at LaSalle and Jackson to Grant Park Facebook: 12,200 invited, 3000 going
We the Immigrants Occupy, Adbusters, Anonymous Mayday, Immigration, Robin Hood tax, climate change accord May 1 Noon March Permit OK Union Square, Washington, Dearborn, Federal Center 1,000s
Anonymous, Adbusters Anti-Wall Street May 1 - 30 Camp No Permit Unspecified park Call for 50,000 Unlikely to materialize
Catholic Worker Faith and Resistance Retreat Globalization Militarization May 11- 14 Meetings Rally No Permit for Monday May 14 protest 100s
Occupy/CANG8 Peoples Summit Peace, social justice, and equality May 12 - 13 Meetings 500 W. Cermak Facebook: 1,200 invited, 350 going
CANG8 Anti war, anti austerity May 15 Rally No Permit No additional advertising unlikely to materialize.
National Nurses United, Occupy Chicago, AFL-CIO Economic inequalities, lack of health care, robin hood tax, performance by Tom Morello May 18 11:00 March and Rally March along Michigan, Wacker and State to Daley Plaza 1000s
CANG8, UNAC, Chicago Mass Action, Occupy Chicago Antiwar, anti- austerity May 19 or 20 Noon Rally, March Permit for 19th Daley Plaza, march to McCormick Place 1000s
Independent Media Makers First Amendment Gathering & Celebration May 20 1:00- 3:00 Rally Millennium Park Cloud Gate 100s
One of the comments at SCC said there'd be ~500 National Guard and ~500 State Police to reinforce.
But that the NG would be security for the NATO goobers.
The SP would be security for the @hole mayor and other city grifter ilk.
IOW, the preponderance of any regular cops on duty those days will be downtown,
so folks on the perimeter will be mainly SOL if/when the natives get restless on the outskirts.