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ATLANTA RALLY AND FESTIVAL AGAINST COP CITY

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In Atlanta, join Defend the Atlanta Forest, Rising Tide North America, the Climate Justice Alliance, and thousands of global activists from March 4 through 11 for a series of rallies, actions, protests, community events, teach-ins, and a music festival—part of the ongoing protest and mass mobilization against the construction of Cop City in the city’s Weelaunee Forest.

The week’s events are in honor of forest defender Tortuguita, killed by the Georgia State Patrol on January 18, 2023. See info below for details.

 

 

KICK-OFF RALLY

March 4 at 11 am

Greshman Park, Atlanta

 

SOUTH RIVER MUSIC FESTIVAL

March 4 and 5, all day

Weelaunee Forest

3251 West Side Place, Atlanta

 

 

Above, Tortuguita. Images courtesy and © Stop Cop City ATL, Defend the Atlanta Forest, Rising Tide North America, and the family of Tortuguita.