NAACP “No More Tanks On Our Banks” Week of Action! October 18-24, 2015!

Environmental Justice is on the move next week here in Mobile, Alabama! Share this post with your friends so everyone knows what’s up in Mobtown!

NAACP Direct Action Event Plan

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NAACP “No More Tanks On Our Banks” Important Dates:

* RALLY – SUNDAY, October 18 – 3-5pm
Robert Hope Community Center
850 Edwards St. Mobile AL, 36610

* PICKET – TUESDAY, October 20 – 9:30a-12:30p
Government Plaza
205 Government St. Mobile, AL 36644

* MARCH – FRIDAY, October 23 – 5:30p-6:30p
Start: Holiday Inn Downtown
301 Government St. Mobile, AL 36602
End: Stone Street Baptist Church
311 Tunstall St. Mobile, AL 36610

* TOXIC DUMPING IN DIXIE PANEL DISCUSSION – SATURDAY, October 24 – 4pm
The “Father of Environmental Justice” Dr. Robert Bullard speaking with regional environmental scientists Dr. M.A. Baheth and Dr. Raoul Richardson at the Vigor High School Auditorium
Vigor High School Auditorium
913 N Wilson Ave. Mobile, AL 36610

***If you plan to participate in the protest or march, you must attend a training session prior to the event and sign a waiver form.

Offsite pre-training sessions will be available MONDAY 10/19Offsite pre-training sessions will be available MONDAY 10/19/15 @ 9AM, 10:30AM, 11:45AM, 1PM, and 2:30PM, and TUESDAY 10/20/15 @ 8:30AM the NAACP Mobile Branch office (419 Lexington Ave. Mobile, AL 36603).

An onsite pre-training session will be avilable FRIDAY, 10/23/15 @ 4PM at the Holiday Inn Downtown (301 Government St. Mobile, AL 36644).

Questions: Lizzetta McConnell, NAACP EJ Committee Co-Chair, lizzetta.mcconnell@yahoo.com, 251.229.0903***

In addition to the NAACP’s “No More Tanks On Our Banks” events, the “Father of Environmental Justice” Dr. Robert Bullard, will be speaking for FREE at the Vigor High School Auditorium with two of the region’s foremost environmental scientists on Saturday, October 24 @ 4pm! More info here.

Bullard Vigor Poster

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2 thoughts on “NAACP “No More Tanks On Our Banks” Week of Action! October 18-24, 2015!

  1. Pingback: Mobile NAACP Welcomes “Father of Environmental Justice” Dr. Robert Bullard | MEJAC

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