Chants

(Cmd/ctrl click to select multiple)

From Ferguson to NYC
End Police Brutality

Police

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

Labor, OWS

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

OWS

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

Education, OWS

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

Funky, Multi-purpose, OWS

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

Funky, OWS, Peace, Revolution

Once you frack, you can't go back!

Climate

They got bailed out, we got sold out!

OWS

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

OWS

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

The police are violent!
We will not be silent!

Police

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

Multi-purpose, Spanish

No borders! No nations!
Stop the deportations!

Anti-Prison, Immigration

Cut tuition! Cut fees!
Education should be free.

Education

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

Farmworker, Funky, Humor

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

Queer

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

Reproductive Justice

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

Police

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

Austerity, OWS, Peace

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

Peace

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

Labor

¡El pueblo, unido, jamás será vencido!

¡Carwasheros, unidos, jamás será vencidos!

¡Inquilinos, unidos, jamás será vencidos!

¡Trabajadores, unidos, jamás será vencidos!

Housing, Labor, Spanish

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

Labor, 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

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

Education, Spanish

From Palestine to Mexico
All these walls have got to go

Immigration

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

Funky, OWS

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

OWS

No hate!
No bigotry!
No Muslim registry!

Immigration

Immigrants are not to blame!
No U.S. terror in our name

Immigration, Peace

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

Labor

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

Education

We need money for education
Not for jails and incarceration

Anti-Prison, Education

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

Spanish

Pas de deux or arabesque
The occupation is grotesque

Pro-Palestine

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

Revolution

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

Our education is under attack
So stand with us: stand up, fight back!

Education, Multi-purpose

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

Housing, Spanish

There are no excuses
For human rights abuses

Immigration, Pro-Palestine, Revolution

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

Education, Labor, Multi-purpose, Peace

No justice, no peace!
CUNY should be free!

Education, Multi-purpose

New York wa-tah
Keep it like you oughta!

Climate

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

Humor, Labor, Multi-purpose

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

Education

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

Police

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

Housing, Labor, Spanish

Corporate greed
We must fight
Education is a right!

Education, OWS

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

Multi-purpose, Spanish

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

Immigration, Police

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