15 ottobre a Budapest, Atene, Canada
15 october in Budapest
Yesterday, about 1,000 people participated in the demonstration called World Revolution – Real Democracy Now and demanded participatory democracy, social justice, decent life and sustainable development. The program was strictly organized by individuals (but belonging to a big variety of Civil Society Organisations, including ATTAC Hungary, Hungarian Social Forum Network, Hungarian United Left Movement).
Thematical discussions focusing on the alternative proposals were held in the heart of Budapest (in Erzsebet Square) between 3 pm until 6 pm in the following fields:
1.) Real democracy
2.) Role of the state
3.) Basic human and social rights
4.) Economy and society
3.) Sustainable development
From 6 pm the demonstrators were marching with torches through the city and next to the Bank Center on Szabadsag ( Freedom) Square from 7 pm till 10 pm seven speeches and live music were delivered in a revolutionary mood, without any incidents.
A more detailed report and video will follow soon,
October 15 in Athens
About 7-8.000 people participated in the concert of protest at Syntagma square in the centre of Athens. The mobilization was organized by Syntagma Popular Assembly and was part of the wolrld-wide day of action. Evebody now is preparing the 48 hours general strike on October 19-20. Everyday there are strikes and occupations of public buildings. But October 19-20 will be real hot!
the felowing link to know what is the situation at Montreal and Toronto
(respectively about 500 and 3000 peoples demonstrating). It is interesting for
500 personnes à Montréal, 3000 à toronto, ce qui est un début intéressamt pour