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9/17 GM Protest Locations

Below is a list of locations for 9/17 protests against GM. Email if you would like to list another protest location.

Detroit--GM headquarters:

Where: 300 Renaissance Center Detroit, MI
When: 9/17 at 4pm
What: Protest at GM headquarters
Contact: Frank Hammer, or Diana Carolina,

DC area--GM CEO Dan Akerson's home:

Where: McLean, VA. Meet at the WFP office (3628 12th St. NE, Washington, DC, 20017) at 12pm to travel from DC with others. Or contact if you'd like the address in McLean, VA.
When: 9/17 at 1pm
What: Protest at GM CEO's house
Contact: Walker Grooms,

Mankato, MN (where GM CEO Dan Akerson grew up):

Where:  Minnesota State University, Mankato Campus Mall, Mankato, MN
When:  September 17th, 11:00 to 3:00
What:  Speak-out in solidarity with workers in Colombia
Contact:  Jim Dimock, 507-304-1761,
Click here to visit this event page on Facebook.

Portland, OR:

Where: St. Francis Park, 311 SE 12th - intersection of 12th and Oak
When: 9/14 from 5-10pm
What: Occupy Portland Open House with a group art project in preparation for S17 march
Contact: Paige Shell-Spurling,

Portland, OR:

Where: 6840 NE Killingsworth
When: 9/15 from 4-9pm
What: Dia de la Independencia Celebration. Celebration of Latin American history of struggle and resistance. Community event with traditional dance, food, and of course, the Grito!
Contact: Paige Shell-Spurling,

Portland, OR:

Where: 4920 NE 14th Place
When: 9/16 from 7-9pm
What: Peña in honor of the injured GM Colombian workers. A joining together of artists to create a night of live music that denounces the abuses of General Motors while growing the spirit of resistance.
Contact: Paige Shell-Spurling,

Portland, OR:

Where: 4920 NE 14th Place
When: 9/17 from 4pm sharp
What: S17 March in Solidarity with Injured General Motors Workers & in Celebration of Occupy Wall Street 1 Year Anniversary. March will begin at the east end of the Burnside Bridge (at intersection with MLK) and end at St. Francis Park with one stop at a Chevy dealer along the way. Peaceful, noisy march beginning at 4pm sharp. Free event, everyone welcome, bring something to make noise with for extra fun!
Contact: Paige Shell-Spurling,

Duluth, MN:

Where: 4770 Arrowhead Rd, Hermantown, MN
When:  September 17th, midday
What:  Letter to General Motors delivered to Kolar GMC
Contact:  Lyn Clark Pegg, 218-348-3048,

Baltimore, MD:

Where: The Federal Building at the intersection of Lombard and Hopkins Pl.
When:  September 17th, 5:30pm
What:  Rally
Contact:  Join the Facebook event here.

Do you have an event to list or want to organize something, contact to add your location.