SDS plans May Day and USF sanctuary campus rallies; plus, listeners react to airstrikes on Syria

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The protest is Wednesday, April 18 at 4:45 p.m. outside the USF Tampa Marshall Student Center / SVC. They’re also hosting a May Day rally in Ybor City later this month. It’s on Saturday April 28 at 4:00 p.m. at Centennial Park.

SDS plans May Day and USF sanctuary campus rallies; plus, listeners react to airstrikes on Syria

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On MidPoint we asked listeners their thoughts about the latest U.S. / allied missile strikes on Syria. We also spoke about some upcoming actions by Students for a Democratic Society ‘ a May Day rally in Ybor City and a sanctuary campus event at USF.

This Wednesday there’s a protest at USF around SDS’s demand for a sanctuary campus and for support for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals). Our guests in the studio were Jerrica Hoey and Will Blake with Students for a Democratic Society. The protest is’Wednesday, April 18 at 4:45 p.m. outside the USF Tampa Marshall Student Center / SVC.

They’re also hosting a May Day rally in Ybor City later this month. It’s’on Saturday April 28 at 4:00 p.m. at Centennial Park. A flyer for the event lists four concerns:

One organizer of another May Day rally phoned in during the show. That one is on May 1 at 4:30 p.m. and includes a march from downtown Tampa’s Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park to Centennial Park in Ybor City.