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RALLY FOR WORKER RIGHTS

CALLING ALL MIDWEST ALLIES
>
RALLY FOR WORKER RIGHTS
MONDAY, APRIL 23, 4PM
LIBRARY PLAZA, NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY
(DIRECTIONS BELOW)
CALLING ALL MIDWEST ALLIES
>
RALLY FOR WORKER RIGHTS
MONDAY, APRIL 23, 4PM
LIBRARY PLAZA, NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY
(DIRECTIONS BELOW)
>
> After over a year of campus debate, talks between
> Northwestern Students Against Sweatshops (NSAS) and NU
> administrators regarding NU's affiliation with
> sweatshop monitoring groups have reached a standstill.
> President Henry Bienen and Vice President of Business
> and Finance Eugene Sunshine have ignored the
> recommendations of 60 faculty members, NU's
> International Center for Human Rights, and 3600 NU
> community memebers who signed NSAS's petition, all
> calling for NU's affiliation with the Worker Rights
> Consortium.
>
> Monday's rally, the climax of NSAS's campaign, will
> culminate in the presentation of NSAS's formal demands
> to the administration.
>
> NSAS would appreciate the support of any Midwest
> members of USAS. Directions follow. We will announce a
> call-in date soon.
>
> CONTACT: Chris Sherman, c-sherman (at) northwestern.edu,
> 773-775-5463.
>
> DIRECTIONS:
>
> 1. CTA: red line north to howard, purple line north to
> foster. walk 5 blocks west, passing sherman and
> orrington aves. cross sheridan and walk straight past
> the large white building on the left "kellogg/
> leverone." go around the north side of the ivy-walled
> building on the right. follow the stairs/ramp up to
> the library plaza.
>
> 2. car (from north): I-94 south to dempster. exit
> east. follow dempster for about 15 minutes to chicago.
> turn left (north) and pass 5 till you hit clark. turn
> right. park on the street anywhere in the vicinity.
> walk north on hinman or sheridan to campus. follow
> sheridan west and north until you hit foster. turn
> right and walk straight past the large white building
> on the left "kellogg/ leverone." go around the north
> side of the ivy-walled building on the right. follow
> the stairs/ramp up to the library plaza.
>
> 3. car (from south): I-57 to lake shore drive/I-55.
> north through chicago until LSD ends. right on
> sheridan. follow sheridan as it curves north and west
> for about 15 minutes. you will see a 3-way fork
> intersection at sheridan and clark. park anywhere in
> the vicinity. walk north on hinman or sheridan to
> campus. follow sheridan west and north until you hit
> foster. turn right and walk straight past the large
> white building on the left "kellogg/ leverone." go
> around the north side of the ivy-walled building on
> the right. follow the stairs/ramp up to the library
> plaza.
>
> 4. car (from east or west): I-80 to I-55 to lake shore
> drive. then directions are same as from south.
>
>
 
 

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