Date(s) - 06/25/17
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March with Pride to say NO to the cruel AHCA – NO to Profit Over Patients – and YES to Single Payer, Medicare for All!
Join our coalition of Healthcare for All activists & supporters as we march with the resistance contingent leading off this year’s Pride March!
ALL ARE WELCOME TO JOIN!
Sunday, June 25 – 9:45am – 1:30pm
70 East 41st Street, NYC (between Park and Madison Avenues)
We will be meeting at our assigned staging area on
41st Street between Park Ave. and Madison Ave.
The section opens at 8:30AM, check-in time is 10AM, and we ask you to be there by 9:45AM.
NOTE: If you have not joined our group by 10:15AM, you will not be allowed to enter the staging area to march with us!
We are group #16 & will be marching with Physicians for a National Health Program, look for the Physicians for a National Health Program banner & rainbow umbrellas.
THE MARCH WILL BE TELEVISED so come ready to represent!
We encourage physicians to wear your white coats.
Our group will be carrying rainbow umbrellas with signs saying “The NY Health Act Covers Everybody!”
and we’d love to have you join in the fun.
You are encouraged to bring your own rainbow or brightly colored umbrella and/or your own signs about single payer healthcare, Medicare for All, or the New York Health Act (you are welcome to use our same slogan).
– We may have extra signs available: Please email
GOBKNYHA-at-gmail.com if you are bringing a rainbow umbrella & would like to use one of our signs!
Help spread the word! Use the hashtags
#ProudlyResisting #PassNYHealth #Medicare4All
And get in the fight for Healthcare as a Human Right!
GENERAL MARCH INFO:
There will be a support vehicle in the resistance segment with a first aid kit and water, should you need it during the march. There will be bathroom facilities in the staging areas and you can bring food & water, but no large backpacks.
The March takes about 1 – 1.5 hours.