Chants

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Cut tuition! Cut fees!
Education should be free.

Education

Money for jobs and education;
not for war and occupation/not for giant corporations

Education, Labor, Multi-purpose, Peace

Wall Street, Wall Street, hey, fuck you
We deserve a future, too!

OWS

Too many brothers and sisters in jail;
Barred from education and set up to fail.
It's time to fight for a free CUNY
It's time to pick up the unity!

Anti-Prison, Education

What’s disgusting?
Union busting!
What’s outrageous?
Stolen wages! or: (Sweatshop wages) (Poverty wages)

Labor

War on Terror? It's a con!
We won't stop until it's gone!

Peace

Corporate fat cats, rich and rude
We don't like your attitude!

Labor

Rise up! Get down! There's revolution in this town!

Funky, OWS, Peace, Revolution

No somos uno
No somos cien
Somos milliones
¡Cuentanos bien!

Spanish

Wanna know what all the fuss is?
We are standing up for justice!

Revolution

We're not back--we never left!
We won't stand for Wall Street's theft!

Austerity, OWS

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

Spanish

Right-to-life, your name's a lie,
You don't care if women die!

Reproductive Justice

No justice, no peace!
CUNY should be free!

Education, Multi-purpose

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

Education

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

Humor, Labor

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

Education

¿Que queremos? ¡Justicia!
¿Cuando? Ahora!
¿Y como? ¡Haciendo, creando, poder popular!

Multi-purpose, Spanish

They say PROTECT THE TRAFFICKERS
We say PROTECT THE WORKERS

Labor

A
anti
anti capitalista

Funky, Multi-purpose, OWS, Revolution, Spanish

(repeat line by line, call and response)
From Iraq to Palestine
Occupation is a crime!
In Korea and the Philippines
We will stop the war machine!
In the Latin American nations
We will end globalization!
Yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah

Peace, Pro-Palestine

¡Arriba trabajadores!
¡Abajo explotadores!

Labor, Spanish

Hey hey ho ho
Slavery has got to go/Immunity has got to go/Trafficking has got to go

Labor

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

Climate

We need money for education
Not for jails and incarceration

Anti-Prison, Education

Once you frack, you can't go back!

Climate

Hey, hey, ho ho: where did all the money go?
Show. Me. The money!

Funky, OWS

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

Housing, Spanish

New York wa-tah
Keep it like you oughta!

Climate

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

Funky, Labor

Cut the crap
end corporate greed
Give this nation
what we need

OWS

From Palestine to Mexico
All these walls have got to go

Immigration

Dismiss, disarm, disband the police!
The whole damn system is guilty as hell!

Police

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

Austerity, OWS, Peace

We don't want a prison nation
Stop mass incarceration

Anti-Prison

Detention centers? We say no
Solitary's got to go

Anti-Prison

Black, White, Gay, Straight
Love Does Not Discriminate!

Queer

NYU, we won't let you keep building off our debt!

Education, OWS

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

What don't we want? Incremental reforms! [or substitute]
When don't we want them? Ten years from now!

OWS

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

Immigration, Police

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

Revolution

Trafficked workers demand our rights
We will stand and we will fight!
Through our people's demonstration
We will win our liberation!
Yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah

Labor

CUNY, escucha, estudiantes en la lucha!
Pueblo, escucha, estamos en la lucha!
B-o-T, escucha, trabajadores en la lucha!

Education, Spanish

Pas de deux or arabesque
The occupation is grotesque

Pro-Palestine

Corporate greed
We must fight
Education is a right!

Education, OWS

Estamo diciendo
¡No al desalojo!
Después el embargo
¡No al desalojo!

Housing, Spanish

UP UP with education
DOWN DOWN with deportation

Anti-Prison, Education, Immigration

War Machine, Hey fuck you!
We deserve a future too!

Peace

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