imc indymedia

Los Angeles Indymedia : Activist News

white themeblack themered themetheme help
About Us Contact Us Subscribe Calendar Publish RSS
Tell the NSA: StopWatching.US

Features
latest news
best of news
syndication
commentary


KILLRADIO

VozMob

CopWatch LA

ABCF LA

A-Infos Radio

Indymedia On Air

Dope-X-Resistance-LA List

LAAMN List





IMC Network: www.indymedia.org africa: ambazonia canarias estrecho / madiaq kenya nigeria south africa canada: hamilton london, ontario maritimes montreal ontario ottawa quebec thunder bay vancouver victoria windsor winnipeg east asia: burma jakarta japan korea manila qc europe: abruzzo alacant andorra antwerpen armenia athens austria barcelona belarus belgium belgrade bristol brussels bulgaria calabria croatia cyprus emilia-romagna estrecho / madiaq euskal herria galiza germany grenoble hungary ireland istanbul italy la plana liege liguria lille linksunten lombardia london madrid malta marseille nantes napoli netherlands nice northern england norway oost-vlaanderen paris/Île-de-france patras piemonte poland portugal roma romania russia saint-petersburg scotland sverige switzerland thessaloniki torun toscana toulouse ukraine united kingdom valencia latin america: argentina bolivia chiapas chile chile sur cmi brasil colombia ecuador mexico peru puerto rico qollasuyu rosario santiago tijuana uruguay valparaiso venezuela venezuela oceania: adelaide aotearoa brisbane burma darwin jakarta manila melbourne perth qc sydney south asia: india mumbai united states: arizona arkansas asheville atlanta austin baltimore big muddy binghamton boston buffalo charlottesville chicago cleveland colorado columbus dc hawaii houston hudson mohawk kansas city la madison maine miami michigan milwaukee minneapolis/st. paul new hampshire new jersey new mexico new orleans north carolina north texas nyc oklahoma philadelphia pittsburgh portland richmond rochester rogue valley saint louis san diego san francisco san francisco bay area santa barbara santa cruz, ca sarasota seattle tampa bay tennessee urbana-champaign vermont western mass worcester west asia: armenia beirut israel palestine process: fbi/legal updates mailing lists process & imc docs tech volunteer projects: print radio satellite tv video regions: oceania united states topics: biotech
printable version - js reader version - email this article - view hidden posts - tags and related articles
link:

Physician and Six Activists Are Arrested At CIGNA's Glendale, CA Offices

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Public Option Protests Go National Invoking Arrests at Health Care Giants

Physician and Six Ac...
img_0738.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

At a little after twelve noon today Dr. Matt Hendrickson; an emergency room physician and six other protesters were arrested for trespassing and blocking the entrance to the CIGNA offices in Glendale, California. The action was part of a nationwide effort being made by Mobilize For Healthcare, who's advocates want a single payer medicare plan for everyone, with no denials to anyone.

For more about http://mobilizeforhealthcare.org/

The cities where other nonviolent actions were taken were,

Newark, NJ - 7
Columbus, OH - 0
San Francisco - 0
Rochester - 4
Los Angeles - 7
New York - 9
Virginia Beach - 1
Warwick, RI - 0
Sunrise, FL - 2
Seattle - 7

Thirty seven people were arrested in all. Seventy three people actually sat in nationally, but due to various police tactics in San Francisco, Columbus and Warwick 40 were not incarcerated, including Robert Darling who has been refused a bone marrow transplant to treat his cancer.

Robert Darling's story ....http://www.projo.com/video/?nvid=410234


Grigor Sarkisyan,the father of Nataline Sarkisyan appeared at the Glendale CIGNA offices and was told to leave or he would be arrested as well. He is a Mercedes technician and still carries his insurance through CIGNA. He produced his card and asked to see a CIGNA representative whereupon he was refused.
For the story on Nataline Sarkisyan please see ....

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nataline_Sarkisyan

http://la.indymedia.org/news/2009/10/231269.php

http://la.indymedia.org/news/2009/10/231847.php

The police presence in Glendale was large with at least two policemen for each protester and at this time all of the protesters have been released.

Mobilization for Health Care is staging five more national actions at this point.

Oct 29th,

Oct 30th,

Nov 2nd,

Nov 3rd,

Nov 4th,


To get involved in Los Angeles or nationally here is the contact list.

Upcoming Actions For Mobilize For Healthcare
Upcoming Sit-ins:

October 29th:

Baltimore, MD
When: 12:00PM
Contact: Kevin Zeese, kzeese@earthlink.net
Link: http://mobilizeforhealthcare-baltimore.ning.com

Louisville, KY
When: 10:00AM
Contact: Kay Tillow, nursenpo@aol.com, 917-621-7268
Link: http://mobilizeforhealthcare-kentucky.ning.com/

October 30th:

Philadelphia, PA
When: Noon
Contact: Jeff Muckensturm, 267-515-2400, jeff@healthcare-now.org
Link: http://mobilizeforhealthcare-pa.ning.com/

November 3rd:

San Diego, CA
When: 10:00AM
Contact: Jerry Malamud, aabs@aol.com
Link: http://mobilizeforhealthcare-sandiego.ning.com/

November 4th:

Albuquerque, NM
When: 10:30AM
Contact: Guy Watson, drguy0@gmail.com
Link: http://mobilizeforhealthcare-abq.ning.com/

Atlanta, GA
When: 10:00AM
Contact: Denise Woodall, denisewoodallksu@yahoo.com
Link: http://mobilizeforhealthcare-atlanta.ning.com/

Detroit, MI
When: 12:00pm
Contact: Precious Daniels, vincious1@hotmail.com; 313-361-4318
Link: http://mobilizeforhealthcare-detroit.ning.com

Portland, OR
When: TBA
Contact: Jim Ferner, vjday153@hotmail.com
Link: http://mobilizeforhealthcare-oregon.ning.com
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Arrest of Dr. Matt Hendrickson

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Arrest of Dr. Matt H...
img_0874.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x647

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Dr. Matt Hendrickson

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Dr. Matt Hendrickson...
img_0957.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x724

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Dr. Matt Hendrickson of Mobilize For Health Care

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Dr. Matt Hendrickson...
img_1032.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protester

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_1249.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protester

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_1225.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protester Keli Vaughn

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_1356.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protesters

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_0771.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protesters Blocking Entrance

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_0767.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protester

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_0856.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Arrest of Mobilize Health Care Protester

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Arrest of Mobilize H...
img_0911.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protesters

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_0906a.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x406

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Arrest of Mobilize Health Care Protester

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Arrest of Mobilize H...
img_0884.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protester

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_0855.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Grigor Sarkisyan

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Grigor Sarkisyan...
img_0804.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x416

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protesters Keli Vaughn and Dr. Matt Hendrickson

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_0808.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x694

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Glendale Police at CIGNA Offices

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Glendale Police at C...
img_0847.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x586

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protesters

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_1230.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x418

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Grigor Sarkisyan showing his insurance card

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Grigor Sarkisyan sho...
img_1378.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Mobilize Health Care Protester Margaret Lindgren

by Robert Stuart Lowden Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009 at 5:08 PM
rlowden@earthlink.net

Mobilize Health Care...
img_1249.jpgvvhegn.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


LATEST COMMENTS ABOUT THIS ARTICLE
Listed below are the 10 latest comments of 1 posted about this article.
These comments are anonymously submitted by the website visitors.
TITLE AUTHOR DATE
CIGNA CRIMINALS Jo Joshua Godfrey Friday, Oct. 30, 2009 at 9:49 AM

Local News

Latest Black Flag Newsletter Available J20 8:05PM

Why The Actual Artists Keep Fleeing What Once Was The Los Angeles Arts District J16 4:15PM

12 Peoples Of Rain To the People of California J16 3:36PM

More Local News...

Other/Breaking News

Star Wars Uprising hack cheats trainer [CREDITS,CHROMIUM] J28 11:28PM

Crazy Taxi City Rush hack cheats pirater telecharger {COIND-DIAMONDS} J28 11:27PM

Space Miner Wars Hack Cheats {CREDITS-CRYSTALS} J28 11:26PM

[*Revised*] Dragon Ball Z Dokkan Battle hack triche [get Zeni and Dragon Stone] cheats An J28 7:13PM

Kung Fury Street Rage Hack iOS Android Cheats J28 12:54PM

Illegitimate Show Trial Sentences Gaddafi's Son to Death J28 12:15PM

Another Jail Cell Murder in America J28 11:52AM

Forest Home Hack Tool for Android and iOS J28 11:42AM

United Nations Votes for Global Bankruptcy Principles J28 11:37AM

[Epic] RPG Toram Online Hack and Cheat NEW J28 11:09AM

Greece demonstrate J28 10:28AM

Dragons Rise of Berk hack cheats telecharger {RUNES-WOOD} J28 10:26AM

[>BEST<] Farm Resort hack generate full (Coins and Gems) cheats Android iOS J28 7:55AM

Craigslist foot sucker stabs feet takes foot print and places at crime scenes, wofford hei J28 7:44AM

Hezbollah's Nasrallah Urges Resistance Against Israeli Lawlessness J28 7:00AM

[*HIGH-END*] War of Empires The Mist hack obtain gratuit [Gems and Gold] Android iOS J28 6:19AM

Tormenting Greece is about sending a message J28 5:16AM

Balkanizing Syria Planned J28 4:01AM

4Story M Flying Dragon Arrows hack cheats [Coins,Diamonds][iOS Android] J27 11:28PM

Game of Summoners A Song of Heroes cheats hack mod apk Android-iOS [Coins] J27 11:27PM

Wakfu Raiders Hack cheats Android-iOS [GOLD-GEMS] Triche J27 11:25PM

Tanks War Air Combat hack CHEATS obtain gratuit {Coins} Android iOS J27 10:15PM

[*TOP*] The Incorruptibles Hack get unlimited [Gold and Gems] CHEATS [Android iOS] J27 8:48PM

NUCLEAR SHUTDOWN NEWS JULY 2015 J27 4:54PM

4Story M Flying Dragon Arrows Hack iOS Android Cheats J27 1:46PM

Kayle League Of Legends Hack iOS Android Cheats J27 1:45PM

War of Empires The Mist Hack iOS Android Cheats J27 1:44PM

Troika Bandits Want More from Greece J27 11:37AM

More Breaking News...
© 2000-2003 Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by the Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Running sf-active v0.9.4 Disclaimer | Privacy