Chants

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What's the reaction? Di-rect action!
What's the solution? Revolution!

OWS, Revolution

Not the church, not the state,
Women must decide their fate!

Reproductive Justice

Turn up, don't turn down,
We're doing this for Mike Brown.

Police

No borders! No nations!
Stop the deportations!

Anti-Prison, Immigration

No justice, no peace!
No racist police!

Police

Occupy! Shut 'em down!
New York is the people's town!

Multi-purpose, OWS, Revolution

Hey Cuomo we're no fools
You can't privatize our schools

Education

[What do we want?] Justice!
[When do we want it?] Now!
[If you want justice] Raise up your fists!
[If you want freedom] We must resist!

Housing, Immigration, Labor, Multi-purpose

De-portation! / Cri-mi-nalization!
We got your blueprints to our exploitation.

Liberation! / Legalization!
We got the masses
To fight for our freedom!

Anti-Prison, Immigration, Labor

Corporate Greed/We must fight
Waging war/is not a right!

(Old English Versions)
Corporate Greed, Ye shall fight
Waging war shall be not right

Peace

Cops and borders, we don't need 'em
What we want is total freedom.

Immigration, Police

Wall Street, Wall Street: it's a con!
We won't stop until it's gone!

OWS

¡La renta sube, sube!
¡El pueblo sufre, sufre!

Housing, Spanish

Once you frack, you can't go back!

Climate

UP UP with education
DOWN DOWN with deportation

Anti-Prison, Education, Immigration

Too many brothers and sisters in jail;
Barred from citizenship and set up to fail.

Anti-Prison, Immigration

We want change, and we don't mean pennies!

Humor, Labor, Multi-purpose

Se ve, se siente
¡El pueblo esta presente!
Se ve, se escucha
¡Estamos en la lucha!

Spanish

We gotta beat back the bank attack.
We gotta beat beat back that bank attack!

Funky, Multi-purpose, OWS

Don't eat square burgers
'Til they pay their farmworkers

Farmworker, Funky, Humor

They say DIPLOMAT IMMUNITY
We say ACCOUNTABILITY

Labor

Sexist, racist, anti-gay! NYPD, GO AWAY

Police

Dignity YES!
Slavery NO!

Labor

We won't stand down
So we gotta stand UP!

Revolution

Your burgers may be square,
But your food ain't fair!

Humor, Labor

*to the chorus of "Shake your Booty"
Pay pay pay, pay pay pay! Pay your workers! Pay your workers!

Funky, Labor

How do we fix the deficit?
End the war! Tax the Rich!

Austerity, OWS, Peace

On strike: shut it down!
New York is a union town!

Labor, OWS

Back up! Back up!
We want freedom! Freedom!
All these racist killer cops:
We don't need em! need em!

Police

Wall Street, Wall Street, take a hike!
Now's the time for General Strike!

OWS, Revolution

Old Jim Crow, New Jim Crow
The whole damn system's got to go
(This racist system’s got to go.)

Anti-Prison, Police

Queers can march in Dublin, Queers are here to say:
Why can't queers, March in your parade?

Queer

Fuck your assimilation
-we want trans liberation
-we want our liberation

Funky, Queer

Down, down with exploitation,
Up, up! With a fair food nation!

Labor

Ojos rojos,
¡Manos quemadas!
Los quimicos matan
¡Y no nos dan nada!

Labor, Spanish

No justice, no peace!
CUNY should be free!

Education, Multi-purpose

They say, "tuition hikes,"
We say, "Tuition STRIKES!"

Education

We're Here, we're Queer,
-we're fabulous, don't fuck with us
-we're snuggling with your cats
-we're coming over for dinner
-we're sharks, we're gonna eat you!

Funky, Humor, Queer

Every job a union job!

Labor

¡Pueblo: escucha! ¡Estamos en la lucha!
¡_________: escucha! ¡Trabajadores en la lucha!
¡_________: escucha! ¡Estamos en la lucha!

Housing, Labor, Spanish

It is our duty to fight for our freedom!
It is our duty to win.
We must love and protect each other.
We have nothing to lose but our chains.
-Assata Shakur

Anti-Prison, Multi-purpose, Police, Revolution

Las luchas obreras
No tienen fronteras

Labor, Spanish

It's our history-- don't deny it!
Stonewall was a TRANS riot!

Queer

¡Este puño si se ve!
¡Los obreros al poder!

Labor, Spanish

Say up with the people (yeah yeah) And down with the banks (boom boom) x2

Funky, Multi-purpose, OWS

(Supermarket), shame on you!
Farmworkers deserve rights, too!

Farmworker, Labor

Hands up to the sky,
We're doing this for Akai.

Police

¡Arriba trabajadores!
¡Abajo explotadores!

Labor, Spanish

Andrew Cuomo, don't you dare
Frack our water and our air!

Climate

¡Aqui estamos y no nos vamos!
¡Y si nos echan, nos regresamos!

Multi-purpose, Spanish

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