NYC Rally to Heed Fukushima and Close Indian Point
August 9, 2011 § Leave a comment
Big Anti-nuke, anti Indian Point rall on Thursday
Thursday, August 11th, 6:00-7:30 p.m, Dag Hammarskjold Plaza (47th St. between 1st and 2nd Avenues)
Many organizations are coming out for this, one of the first of it’s size calling for the closure of Indian Point, just 24 miles from midtown. Behind this rally is 350.org, Center for Health, Environment and Justice, Citizens Awareness Network, Citizens’ Environmental Coalition, Connie Hogarth Center for Social Action, Greenpeace USA, Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition, NYC Environmental Justice Alliance, NYC Friends of Clearwater, NYPIRG, Radiation and Public Health Project, Riverkeeper, Rock the Reactors, Shut Down Indian Point Now!, Sierra Club – NYC Group, Time’s Up, UPROSE, Westchester Citizens Awareness Network, WE ACT for Environmental Justice, and other groups.
For more information: http://members.greenpeace.org/event/view/4184/ or http://www.nypirg.org
To interview speakers and organizers, please contact Stephen Kent, firstname.lastname@example.org, 914-589-5988