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Join VOZ! A worker-led organization that empowers diverse day laborers and immigrants to improve their working condition and protect civil rights through leadership development, organizing, education and economic opportunity.

JAN  15


WE will stand on our SOAPBOX and WE will DEMAND JUSTICE.

Friday, January 15     at 8 AM - 2 PM in PST



Join us as we continue to use non-violent direct action and community engagement to break the system of discrimination and poverty by challenging government and social agencies to audit and reconstruct more equitable programming.

We #Standupfightback against Injustice.

WE are taking the streets on Martin Luther King Jr.'s day of birth.
WE celebrate and continue his efforts by standing TOGETHER through
the physical OCCUPATION of intersections in downtown Portland.
WE are coming together to visually express the importance of intersectionality in the fight for Justice. WE take a stand against all
legalized violence and oppression!

"One has a moral responsibility to disobey unjust laws"- MLK Jr.

This is a collaboration of organizations, movements, and individuals that work in our communities to engage and resist legalized oppression. We come together on this day to synergize our efforts into a larger community movement of CHANGE MAKERS. We come together on this day to share the work we are doing, and will continue to do as long as there is systemic oppression.

"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere" - MLK Jr.

Join the movement! Share the work and effort of your organization and community through visual occupation, conversations with passerby's, and by sharing ways in which we are all connected. Let's lift our fights for justice, hand in hand.

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Here is the GROWING list of community organizations, new and timeless, that will be occupying their right to SOAPBOX in SOLIDARITY for SOCIAL JUSTICE.

Please MESSAGE the page for ways YOU and the organization you are a part of can be involved!

Join Don't Shoot Portland!

Join Right 2 Survive! A direct action group that educates both houseless and housed people on their civil, human, and constitutional rights. We also work to bridge the gap between housed and un-housed people by clearing away misconceptions and stigmas associated with houselessness and empower houseless people to stand up for them selves when their rights are violated.

Join Sisters Of The Road! Existing to build authentic relationships and alleviate the hunger of isolation in an atmosphere of nonviolence and gentle personalism that nurtures the whole individual, while seeking systemic solutions that reach the roots of homelessness and poverty to end them forever.

Join Portland Tenants United! The mission of Portland Tenants United is to empower and organize tenants through direct action to challenge oppressive housing policies and practices and to demand housing stability, security, and dignity for all tenants in the Portland Metro area.

Join VOZ! A worker-led organization that empowers diverse day laborers and immigrants to improve their working condition and protect civil rights through leadership development, organizing, education and economic opportunity.

Join Right 2 Dream Too! A nonprofit organization operating a space where people can rest or sleep safely and undisturbed.

Join Western Regional Advocacy Project! Created to expose and eliminate the root causes of civil and human rights abuses of people experiencing poverty and homelessness in our communities.
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Please join all of the collaborative efforts taking place on the 15th !

There is a Rally and March TO City Hall, more information in event link:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1552736671683452/

And the finale of our day will be AT City Hall for a Rally and March beginning at 4:30pm, more information in event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/526035524226030/


NOV 19
Thursday, November 19 at 5:00pm
1220 SW 3rd Avenue Portland, OR 97204-2825

 We invite you to join Voz and the Portland Immigrants Rights Coalition (PIRC) to observe the anniversary of presidential announcement on immigration with a Vigil to Demand Relief for Targeted Families. This is part of #Not1More National Week of Action.

In what should be a moment to mark the impact of relief for nearly half the undocumented community, instead will be a day of protest in multiple cities calling on the President to address the rogue enforcement and inhumane impact of unjust deportations that have continued since his November 20th, 2014 executive action on immigration.

 

 

GOALS

 

Build network of Voz

Grow relationships between day laborers and community members

Have fun!

 

 

 

NON PROFIT STATUS

 

Voz Workers’ Rights Education Project is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization. All donations are tax deductible and our EIN is: 26-1357376

 

To buy seats, a table, to register, or for any question please contact VOZ at:

 (503) 233-6787
www.portlandvoz.org

1131 Se Oak St, Portland, Oregon 97214
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