Chants

(Cmd/ctrl click to select multiple)

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

Immigration, Police

Stop and frisk, prison gates
Do not make our city safe

Anti-Prison

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

Education

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

Education, Labor, Multi-purpose, Peace

Too many brothers and sisters in jail;
Barred from citizenship and set up to fail.

Anti-Prison, Immigration

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

Queer

Gay, straight, black, white,
All unite for women's rights!

Reproductive Justice

No hate!
No bigotry!
No Muslim registry!

Immigration

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

Funky, OWS, Peace, Revolution

In the domestic industry
We will beat back slavery!
In the workplace & in the home
A woman's worth will be known
Yeah, in our homeland & this country
No justice, no peace!
Say No no no no no! No no no no no!

Labor

1, 2, 3, 4 Open up the closet door!
5, 6, 7, 8 Don't assume your kids are straight!

Humor, Queer

They got bailed out, we got sold out!

OWS

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

Farmworker, Funky, Humor

It's our history-- don't deny it!
Stonewall was a TRANS riot!

Queer

Stop! Stop! Funding war
Go! Go! Support the poor

Austerity, OWS, Peace

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

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

Housing, Labor, Spanish

¡El pueblo, unido, jamás será vencido!

¡Carwasheros, unidos, jamás será vencidos!

¡Inquilinos, unidos, jamás será vencidos!

¡Trabajadores, unidos, jamás será vencidos!

Housing, Labor, Spanish

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

Revolution

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

Anti-Prison

A
anti
anti capitalista

Funky, Multi-purpose, OWS, Revolution, Spanish

1234 open up the prison doors
5678 we don't want a prison state

Anti-Prison

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

Humor, Labor, Multi-purpose

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

Peace

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

Spanish

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

Revolution

(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

¡Si, Si, Si!
¡Como no!
¡El dueño del (carwash) nos robó!

Labor, Spanish

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

Housing, Spanish

Down, down with exploitation,
Up, up! With a fair food nation!

Labor

No justice, no peace!
CUNY should be free!

Education, Multi-purpose

Queers: Don't deny it!
Stonewall was a riot!

Queer

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

Labor

Pas de deux or arabesque
The occupation is grotesque

Pro-Palestine

They say PROTECT THE TRAFFICKERS
We say PROTECT THE WORKERS

Labor

Out of the closets, and into the streets!
All unite! Fight for our rights!

Queer

Las luchas obreras
No tienen fronteras

Labor, Spanish

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

Funky, OWS

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

Multi-purpose, Spanish

Aww, beep beep!
________ is cheap!
Awww - Toot toot!
Get up off of that loot!

Funky, Labor

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

Humor, Labor

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

Fuck your assimilation
-we want trans liberation
-we want our liberation

Funky, Queer

Dignity YES!
Slavery NO!

Labor

Old Jim Crow, New Jim Crow
The whole damn system's got to go
(This racist system’s got to go.)

Anti-Prison, Police

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

No borders! No nations!
Stop the deportations!

Anti-Prison, Immigration

What's the reaction? Di-rect action!
What's the solution? Revolution!

OWS, Revolution

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

Labor

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