Bay Area Protests to Commemorate First Coup Against AristideSan Francisco Bay Area 28 Sep 2005 14:07 GMT
September 30th is the anniversary of the first US-sponsored coup that ousted President Aristide in 1991. An international day of action has been called for September 30th by September Thirtieth Foundation. There will be demonstrations in two Bay Area cities on Friday, September 30th. In San Francisco, there will be a rally and picket at 9:00am at the Federal Building at 450 Golden Gate. There will be two protests in San Jose that day- the first will be a lunchtime protest at 11:30am-1 pm at French Consulate, 2nd Street and Santa Clara, and the second will be from 4:30-6pm at the Federal Building at 2nd Street near San Carlos. Thus far there are protests scheduled for 31 other cities around the world.