Chants

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¡Arriba trabajadores!
¡Abajo explotadores!

Labor, Spanish

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

Labor

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

Back alleys, no more,
Abortion rights for rich and poor!

Reproductive Justice

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

Funky, Multi-purpose, OWS

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

OWS

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

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

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

Funky, Labor

We need money for education
Not for jails and incarceration

Anti-Prison, Education

Back up! Back up!
We want freedom! Freedom!
All these cops and politicians--
We don't need 'em, need 'em!

Back up! Back up!
We want freedom! Freedom!
Tell the racist GOP--
We don't need 'em, need 'em!

Funky, Immigration, Police

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

Austerity, OWS, Peace

The police are violent!
We will not be silent!

Police

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

Education, Multi-purpose

They got bailed out, we got sold out!

OWS

UP UP with education
DOWN DOWN with deportation

Anti-Prison, Education, Immigration

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

Humor, Queer

Dignity YES!
Slavery NO!

Labor

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

Education, OWS

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

Housing, Spanish

We're Here, we're Queer,
-we're fabulous, don't fuck with us
-we're snuggling with your cats
-we're coming over for dinner
-we're sharks, we're gonna eat you!

Funky, Humor, Queer

For Deceptacon:
Down with the Man and his drills, his drills, his drills
Down with the Man and his hydrofracking toxins

Climate

[What do we want?] Justice!
[When do we want it?] Now!
[If you want justice] Raise up your fists!
[If you want freedom] We must resist!

Housing, Immigration, Labor, Multi-purpose

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

Queer

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

Farmworker, Funky, Humor

No justice, no peace!
CUNY should be free!

Education, Multi-purpose

Occupy! Shut 'em down!
New York is the people's town!

Multi-purpose, OWS, Revolution

Every job a union job!

Labor

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

Education, Labor, Multi-purpose, Peace

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

Police

The Boss is sure an SOB
But he's nobody's clown
He'll hire me and fire you
to keep our wages down

Humor, Labor

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

Queer

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

Anti-Prison, Immigration

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

Anti-Prison, Police

New York wa-tah
Keep it like you oughta!

Climate

Queers can march in Dublin, Queers are here to say:
Why can't queers, March in your parade?

Queer

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

Immigration, Police

(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

Wall Street, Wall Street, take a hike!
Now's the time for General Strike!

OWS, Revolution

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

Labor, Spanish

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

Labor

¡Este puño si se ve!
¡Los obreros al poder!

Labor, Spanish

Cut tuition! Cut fees!
Education should be free.

Education

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

Police

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

Education

Corporate greed
We must fight
Education is a right!

Education, OWS

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

Reproductive Justice

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

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

Austerity, OWS

Not the church, not the state,
Women must decide their fate!

Reproductive Justice

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