Tuesday, October 2, 2007

PROTEST and march this SATURDAY, Oct. 6th at Noon

Join AU Student Campaign for Burma, US Campaign for Burma, and a multitude of other activist groups in the DC area for a protest and march in support of the Saffron Revolution!

Connect with other people going at http://gwu.facebook.com/event.php?eid=5716963366

Where: Meet at the Burmese Embassy (2300 S St NW) at 12:00pm on Saturday. March starts at 12:30pm to the Chinese Embassy, and then to the Indian Embassy.

What to bring/wear: Please bring posters and signs in support of the Burmese people. Also, wear red to show your solidarity with the Burmese people. Why red? The Buddhist monks (who initially led the protests) wear maroon robes.

Addresses and Directions:

Burmese Embassy (Meet here at 12:00pm)

2300 S Street NWWashington, DC 20008

The Metro Bus Masaschusetts Avenue lines N2, N4, and N6 all run from American University to S Street, NW (north of Dupont Circle)

Directions to the Burmese Embassy from the Dupont Circle Station on the Red Line:

Exit station using CONN AVE & Q ST NW exit
Walk approx. 2 blocks NW on Connecticut Ave NW.
Turn left on S St NW.
Walk approx. 2 blocks W on S St NW.
To view a map, please visit wmata.com and use their trip planner feature.

Questions? Please email us at AUBurma@gmail.com

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