Posts Categorized: Assemblies

Accountability Proposal

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Occupy Wall Street is founded upon the Principles of Solidarity, which states the following: “On September 17, 2011, people from all across the United States of America and the world came to protest the blatant injustices of our times perpetuated by the economic and political elites.  On the 17th we as individuals rose up against […]

Defining “Operations” Groups for the Spokes Council

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In short this proposal is to change the definition of “operational” working groups such that any “official” working group (all working groups which fit the guidelines set out by InfoHub’s 12/20 GA proposal) is an operational group. In our view InfoHub’s proposal indirectly solved the problem of deciding over operational/movement groups, which moreover has been […]

NYC Operational Spokes Council 1/30/2012 (Minutes)

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NYC OPERATIONAL SPOKES COUNCIL DAY 136 Spokes Sign-in Sheet Location: Riverside Church Facilitation: Jason, Lisa, Brook, Negesti Time keeper: Brooke Minutes: David Buccola Report Backs (8:05): Housing, Accounting, Library, OWS en Espanol, Alternative Kitchen, Occupy Dignity, Direct Action (DA), Occupy the Youth, Picture the Homeless Proposal: Spokes Council Budgeting (27:00) This proposal was not formally […]

GA Meeting Times & Locations

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1, I propose that the General Assembly meeting on Saturday (and also Sunday if there is one) be held at 2pm starting at the beginning of November thru the end of March and at 5 pm for the remaining months of the year in Liberty Park. 2, I propose that if a meeting is to […]

Group reading of an excerpt from Emma Goldman

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Proposal: Group reading of an excerpt from Emma Goldman’s afterword to: “My Further Disillusionment in Russia”.  Proposed excerpt is below.  The proposer will distribute copies of the excerpt, and read the below out loud.  The reading should take between 10 and 15 minutes, maybe more if we use people’s mic.  If there is any time remaining in that allotted by […]

Proposal for NOW DC – Occupy Power!

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Proposal for NOW DC – Occupy Power! 1.  March 30, 2012, people from across the country will begin to gather for an American Spring in Washington, DC, The National Occupation of Washington, DC (NOW DC), to oppose the corruption of both parties in conducting U.S. domestic and foreign policies. The Bill of Rights, has been effectively (NDAA) destroyed, and the Supreme […]

International Women’s Day Event

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AN INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY CELEBRATION  with “indignadas” from El Barrio, Occupy Wall St., and around the World People around the world are rising up and saying, “Enough!” They are organizing new movements from Chiapas to Egypt, from Greece to Spain, from South Africa to New York, and everywhere in between. They are “indignad@s”, outraged by […]

Bring the GA Indoors

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BRING THE GA INDOORS The following shall apply to all GA meetings, effective immediately, through May 15, 2012. All meetings will be  scheduled at, and held in, indoor public spaces. The Atrium at 60 Wall Street can be a default location for these meetings, but other indoor public spaces may be used as necessary. In […]