Posts By: Christina (Facilitation)

1/13/2012: Housing request for MetroCard budget

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The Housing group would like to continue the process of weekly MetroCard requests that has been ongoing for the past six weeks. To facilitate the participation of the various individuals and workgroups that are making a tangible contribution to the daily operations of OWS we would like to request funds to purchase 7 day unlimited […]

1/14/2012: Formation of GRISP Working Group

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I am pleased to submit the Occupy GRISP Working Group. CONTACT PERSON HERMES L. WG: OCCUPY GRISP EMAIL: hermesliberty@rocketmail.com This Proposal is for the Sat 14 2012 GA. Statement The Meaning of this Occupy acronym is GROUP FOR REALISM, INTELLIGENCE, SPIRITUALITY AND POLITICS.     The team is already working, examining and scrutining and an open minded and critical way how these four Concepts […]

1/14/2012: Formation of OCCUPY CO-OPS & CONDOS Working Group

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RACCNYRUSSIAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY COALITION PARTNERSHIP THAT BENEFITS ALL     Tel. 718-714-6717          ~            www.raccny.com ~              E-mail:   info@raccny.com Twitter: @RACCNYUSA   ~     Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/raccny   January 5, 2011. PROPOSAL A 100% volunteer’s Russian-American Community Coalition proud to propose ‘Occupy Wall Street’ administration for registration and following administration — 2 new groups for their activities under OWS ‘umbrella’. Group name: […]

1/14/2012: Breakout discussions on the New York Nuclear Disarmament and Arms Reduction Declaration

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The second proposal is for breakout discussions leading to a separate consensus (at a future GA) on a separate New York City declaration. The Antiwar Working Group has begun work on a separate New York draft, which can be viewed here: http://www.nycga.net/groups/antiwar/docs/joint-declaration-between-the-assemblies-of-moscow-and-new-york-proposal-2-0-january-10-2012-draft I did a report-back at the last GA on this and handed out […]

1/12/2012: Formation of Mobile Occupation (MORPH) Working Group and budget

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MORPH for OWS Mobile Occupation Resource Presentation Hub A Working Group in formation Approaching Budget Approval / G-A Endorsement   Abstract/Introduction: MORPH is a working group intrinsically interconnected among pre-existing working groups. MORPH represents the Occupation Movement by assisting and carrying out functions of OWS working groups on the street and at prime vending locations […]

1/12/2012: Joint declaration with Moscow on nuclear disarmament and arms reduction

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The Moscow General Assembly has already consensed upon a declaration, which can be viewed here: http://www.nycga.net/groups/antiwar/docs/nuclear-disarmament-and-the-reallocation-of-military-expenditures-for-social-causes-draft   Here’s the first proposal: Proposal for action on Nuclear Disarmament and the Reallocation of Military Expenditures for Social Causes, in order to end the global crisis and enter into a new world scenario From the Madrid assembly of […]

1/12/2012: Park Slope Methodist Working Group Formation

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Mission Statement: The Park Slope Working Group is an organization of Occupiers who work together with the Park Slope United Methodist Church to build a community exemplifying the values of Occupy Wall Street.  We consist of people from a wide variety of demographic groups and perspectives who come together through a horizontal structure, build skills […]

1/9/2012: Stop Stop & Frisk Budget for Button Printing

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Working Group: Stop Stop & Frisk Name of Point Person: Desiree D. Members: Christina,Terrence, Tim, Tyrone, Desiree, Matt, Greg, Jesse, and Jose Budget Proposal: Three-week Proposal; 1/13-2/3 WEEKLY PRINTING 400 SS&F buttons/day @ $.26/button = $728.00 WEEKLY TOTAL: $728.00 We protest the police to the police. All day everyday, we’re up in their faces. 700,000 of us were S&F’d last year and all of us want to […]

1/8/2012: Blocks Protocol at General Assembly

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This is a proposal to repair a serious problem we are encountering: the abuse of blocks. During a General Assembly, its Facilitation team is able to tell a person “That’s not a clarifying question, that’s a concern.”  And yet, for the most contentious part of the GA – blocks – neither Facilitation nor the body as a whole […]

1/8/2012: Bail and Camp Funding for Occupy Tampa

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Occupy Tampa has been a strong and active occupation since the beginning of the movement. They now have a permanent occupation at Voice Of Freedom Park which is privately owned by a supporter of the movement and can not be kicked off the property. Occupy Tampa has participated in Strong Direct Actions condemning consumerism and […]