|Title||Democratize the global economy! : your town residents gearing up to stop corporate globalization |
|Creator||Direct Action Network (DAN)|
|Publisher/Affiliation||Direct Action Network (DAN)|
|Place of Publication||[Unknown] |
|Notes||Alternate title: Citizens plan to travel to Seattle this November to protest the WTO's third ministerial summit : activists hope to guide the debate as the world's leaders write the rules for the global economy.|
Alternative title: Attention economics and international affairs writers : for immediate release.
Alternate title: [Sample press release].
Also sent out as document 14 of 19 in a Direct Action Network (DAN) organizing packet; these documents are contained in a 9 X 12 inch envelope stating approximately 50-100 organizing packets were sent out. The contents of this organizing packet are as follows: (1) Come to Seattle : festival of resistance Nov.29-Dec.3, 1999, mass nonviolent direct action : Tues. Nov. 30 ; Organize your community [2 pages] ; (2) Democratize the global economy! : your town residents gearing up to stop corporate globalization (1 page) ; (3) Direct Action Network : against corporate globalization. Alternative title: [Fund raising letter] (1 page) ; (4) Direct Action Network : against corporate globalization. Alternate title: [Fund raising form letter] (1 page) ; (5) Direct Action Network : against corporate globalization. Alternate title: [Organizing packet cover letter] (1 page) ; (6) Direct Action Network : against corporate globalization. Alternate title: [Fund raising form letter] (1 page) ; (7) Housing request form : festival of resistance against the WTO (1 page) ; (8) Nov 30 shut down the WTO : mass nonviolent direct action info (2 pages) ; (9) November 30, 1999 : come join the mass demonstration and direct action downtown against globalization (2 pages) ; (10) Order form (2 pages) ; (11) Resist the World Trade Organization (2 pages) ; (12) Resist the WTO : come to Seattle Nov. 29-Dec. 3, 1999 (2 pages) ; (13) Resist the WTO roadshow : sponsored by the Direct Action Network Against Corporate Globalization and Global Exchange (2 pages) ; (14) Seattle reference map ; downtown Seattle (2 pages) ; (15) Simple guide to fundraising (4 pages) ; (16) Stop the corporate world take-over (1 page) ; (17) WTO ; Core elements of WTO argreements ; WTO rulings on the environment (2 pages) ; (18) WTO direct action convergence, Seattle, WA (nov. 20-28), registration application (2 pages) ; (19) Shut down the WTO (newspaper) is not in the WTO History Project database.
|Timeline||Before WTO |
|Issue Area||Direct Action|
|Subjects||Press releases; World Trade Organization; Demonstrations--Planning; Direct action--Planning; Protest movements--Planning. |
|Geographic Coverage||United States—Washington (State)—Seattle |
|Physical Description||Size: 28 x 22 cm|
|Collection||WTO Seattle Collection, #5177-003, Box 1, Folder 1|
|Contributor||WTO History Project |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division. |