Coordinated action is expected in some 150 countries, organizers said.
The Housing and Urban Development secretary made the controversial remarks while visiting HUD’s San Francisco office, according to The Washington Post.
"Ms. Carter's self-serving statements and behavior, leading up to and after his suicide, appear to be irrational and lacked sincerity," the board wrote.
A witness said Steven Price was at the edge of the cliff looking at something when he tripped. His son, Mark, tried to grab him, and they both fell.
The weekend events reportedly have some locals worried about overcrowding and potential safety issues.