Upcoming Events in NYC

Coalition to Ban Horse Drawn Carriages Educational Demo

Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
59th St. & 5th Avenue, north side of Central Park South west of Fifth Avenue

Please join the Coalition to Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages and concerned activists to protest the inhumane, cruel and abusive horse-drawn carriage trade.

Stand with us as we educate tourists and others not to take these rides.

Please join the Coalition for their first SUNDAY hackline demo.

Supporting the carriage trade is supporting institutionalized cruelty. It is legal now, but its days are numbered.

Please speak out for the exploited carriage enslaved carriage horses.

We cannot do this without you.

WHEN: Sunday October 19th - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Critical Mass: Manhattan

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Union Square Park North

Critical Mass is a spontaneous celebration of what our streets could look like. This fun group ride encourages new cyclists and creates safer streets and new green infrastructure.
Strap some music to your bike and make sure to bring the appropriate lights and bells.Meets the last Friday of every month at Union Square Park North




Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 9:00am
NY Criminal Court Building - 100 Centre St., Manhattan

Carriage driver Saverio Colarusso was arrested on December 18, 2013and charged with working his horse lame for several days. He has been to court several times. His next court date is:

COURT DATE: Wednesday November 5th - 9:00 am

WHERE: NY Criminal Court Building - 100 Centre St., Manhattan

DEFENDANT: Saverio Colarusso

DOCKET#: 2013NY095399

The judge, at the last court date, indicated that the case had been dragging on and that this would be the trial. Please attend. Get to the building before 9Am since there will be a line.

Voices of Hope in a Time of Crisis

Saturday, November 8, 2014 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
The Great Hall at The Cooper Union, New York, NY

Join us for a day of thought-provoking and constructive talks on our multiple crises and how we can solve them. “Voices of Hope in a Time of Crisis will bring together visionary thinkers and activists—from the fields of economics, environmental justice, local business, farming, art, story-telling, spirituality, development, and politics. Speakers will include Chris Hedges, Laura Flanders, Charles Eisenstein, Helena Norberg-Hodge and more. For a full list of speakers and topic, visit http://www.theeconomicsofhappiness.org/economics-of-happiness-nyc.

CAAF "Don't Buy Fur!" demo@ Bloomingdale's­ on Lexington Ave in New York City!!

Sunday, November 9, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Bloomingdale's, Lexington Ave. by 59th St, NYC

Fur season is upon us once again, and as such, Caring Activists Against Fur (CAAF), will be making our immutable opposition to the horrific Chinese fur trade known to those unscrupulous cretins whose livelihood is the confinement, torture and extraordinarily brutal extermination of innocent beings - all in the name of fickle "luxury" and transient, superfluous "fashion." CAAF will be staging another anti-fur demonstration at Bloomingdale's Dept. Store in New York City, NY.

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