Posts By: Alia

Emergency Proposal for General Assembly: Sign letter calling for investigation into abuses by NYPD of the civil liberties of Muslims.

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Emergency Proposal– Time Sensitive due to External Deadline of Sunday, March 18th. Contact person: Caroline McLoughlin Proposal for General Assembly: Sign letter calling for investigation into abuses by NYPD of the civil liberties of Muslims. Occupy Wall Street has been invited to sign a letter asking US Attorney General Eric Holder that the Department of […]

Proposal to end spokes and the GA

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Proposal to end spokes and the GA Proposer: Justin Samuels I propose that we end both spokes council and the GA for several reasons. First and foremost, Occupy Wall Street claims to be a horizontal movement.  If it is a horizontal movement, then we don’t need a spokes council (with spokes/representatives) or a General Assembly making […]

Proposal to adopt OCCUPY WALL STREET ANTI-VIOLENCE STATEMENT

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There have been great disturbances in Occupy Wall Street solidarity due to violence in the movement.  Because of such, many have left or distanced themselves from OWS.  As the movement has been sullied by these conflicts, this proposal is to get the GA to agree to the following anti-violence statement that would thereafter speak for the movement. […]

Proposal For the General Assembly of Occupy Wall Street to endorse the Everything for Everyone Festival planned in Seattle, Washington

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Proposal For the General Assembly of Occupy Wall Street to endorse the Everything for Everyone Festival planned in Seattle, Washington in the month of August.   The Everything for Everyone festival is meant to give a face for this new movement. It intends to facilitate debate and cross-fertilization, for a mutual flourishing of various groups […]

To Begin Spokes Council Meetings With a Commitment to Collectively Confront Aggressive or Disruptive Violations of Our Community Agreements by Remaining Absolutely Silent

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To Begin Spokes Council Meetings With a Commitment to Collectively Confront Aggressive or Disruptive Violations of Our Community Agreements by Remaining Absolutely Silent (once the facilitation team has requested the perpetrator to leave) Feeling an urgent need to address the impact of violence and disruptions rendering our Spokes Councils dysfunctional, the Facilitation Working Group discussed several optional strategies […]

Proposal For An OWS Fundraiser Benefit Show And Overturning The Budget Freeze To Allocate Money To Finance The OWS Fundraiser Benefit Show~

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~Proposal For An OWS Fundraiser Benefit Show And Overturning The Budget Freeze To Allocate Money To Finance The OWS Fundraiser Benefit Show~ Occupy Wall Street; the movement for change, the first movement of the people in decades to try to create a better world, is in a place that for the first time we must […]

Spaces working group proposal

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Spaces working group is to create a strategy for Occupying Spaces, including a headquarters, and to acquire housing, and centers for outreach and community services. We will pursue a diverse set of tactics to acquire new spaces, including rental/purchase, for office spaces and community centers, as well as group living environments for occupiers, and help […]

Proposal to form ‘Liberate Liberty Pl.’ Working Group

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GA PROPOSAL Working Group Title: ‘Liberate Liberty Pl.’ Proposer: Nicolas P de Mones Without our park as headquarters we’ve lost the main base camp for the OWS movement, and the center of all its activities. And even though we continue to strive, we’re in NYC, we’re Occupy Wall Street, we’re the symbol of the revolution, […]