Posts Categorized: Assemblies

Coordinators Meeting Minutes 11/6/2011

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Sophie – various • planning consent workshops for all working groups. • info is getting more organized & Sophie is leaving Eric – food • running a delivery system for working groups having meetings in a number of locations • trying to start a water working group; how do we get our waiter; water rights, […]

Coordinators Meeting 11/5/2011 (report backs only)

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Report Backs •           Chris Bentley, just an observer – nothing to report •           Frankie, just observing •           Michelle, Sustainability & OWS in Espanol – Battery stuff w/ pedal-power, harvesting rainwater, today is barter market; here to coordinate w/ kitchen about battery; 4-6 hrs to charge a battery. We have @ least 8 batteries. Media seems to be coming […]

NYCGA Minutes 11/6/2011

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NYC GENERAL ASSEMBLY DAY 51 Meeting Date/Time: 11/06/2011 / 7pm EST Location: Liberty Plaza Facilitators (F): Alice, Craig   Stack Taker: Joel, Zach; Keeping time: Craig; Minutes: Dara; Cofacilitation greeters – Chris/ Tracy   AGENDA 51.1 Agenda Items (Demands Breakout Group, POC Emergency Proposal, Environmental Solidarity Statement, Theoretical-Praxis Breakout Group Discussion, SIS Proposal for Surplus […]

Break-Out Group Discussions for Sunday 11/6 General Assembly: Theoretical-Praxis

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Discussion for the General Assembly in Liberty Plaza: “Where Are We Going?” In the pursuit of true democratic participation and real revolutionary struggle, the theoretical-praxis working group has proposed the following topics for thematic discussion Be sure to consider whether your comments are for  a) the occupation in Liberty Plaza [or whereever the occupation may be located], b) […]

Draft Proposal for Sunday 11/6 General Assembly: Environmental Solidarity

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We have been confronted with a compelling dilemma whereby a website popped uphttp://jobsforthe99.com/, claiming that the Keystone XL pipeline is an immediate antidote for the current jobs crisis.  The following two unions are  responsible for the website https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.100962870059.91317.67945990059&type=3 http://vimeo.com/user1662286 Here is background info on the KXL pipeline Key Facts on Keystone XL Here is a report debunking […]

Draft Proposal for Sunday 11/6 General Assembly: Archives

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Date:                                                                                                                                    11/5/2011 Working Group (if applicable):                                                                                         Archives Title of Proposal:                                                                                                            OWS Archives Start-up Budget proposal Description of Proposal:   This proposal is for an allocation of funds to purchase materials required to begin the long-term work of collecting and maintaining the Occupy Wall Street Archives.  Goals (long-term and short-term):                                                                                                                                            […]

Break-Out Group Discussions for Sunday 11/6 General Assembly: Demands

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We demand a massive, democratically-controlled public works and public service program, with direct government employment, to create 25 million new jobs at good union wages. This is to be paid for by new taxes on the wealth and income of the rich, on financial transactions, and on corporate profits, by reinstatement of the Glass-Steagall Act, […]

NYCGA Minutes 11/4/2011

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NYC GENERAL ASSEMBLY DAY 49 Meeting Date/Time: 11/4/2011 / 7pm EST Location: Liberty Plaza Facilitators (F):   [Facilitator introductions] [review of hand signals] Asher: Hello I’m Asher … 1500 harmonicas … it would be wonderful to make our breaths heard and give our presence here an audibilization. F: I have an apology to you all. […]