This is a proposal for the General Assembly. My name is Lucid Wilcox 907-299-6644@SynchronizeOWSThis is a proposal for the NYCGA requesting that they participate in a Nationwide GA on the 17th of every month, beginning on March 17th. Nothing at all needs to be created for this. There will be no central website for #UnitedGA, the [...]
Posts Categorized: Past Proposals
Violence in the GA is Unacceptable Lately, every other General Assembly seems to have an assault. This is an extremely disturbing development. If General Assemblies cannot be conducted without violence, Occupy Wall Street is over because most people will not want to come to a place where a few people are allowed to bully [...]
Working Group (if applicable) : _Safer Spaces_________ Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org phone: 646-580-7489 This is a Proposal for: Spokes Council 02.20.12 OCCUPY WALL STREET COMMUNITY AGREEMENT Proposed to OWS Spokes Council by Safer Spaces Work Group revised as of 02.20.12; to be made available in multiple languages I. Statement of Intention on Entering the Space [...]
The Anti-Oppression Affinity Group is made up of members of Facilitation Working Group, People of Color Caucus, De-Escalation, Anti-Racism Allies, Minutes and others who are dedicated to creating dialogue around issues of oppression, marginalization, privilege, equity and inclusion within the Occupy Wall Street community. We would like to propose a 20-minute breakout discussion at the [...]
Whereas March 17th is the celebration of Saint Patrick’s Day in New York City, We would like to recognize the Irish History of Oppression by the British Empire, and connect this oppression historically with oppression of indigenous and tribal people, the impoverished and working class around the world Whereas the Great Hunger of 1847 was [...]
Vision & Goals requests about 20 minutes on the agenda for a teach-in and listening session.
Vision & Goals requests about 20 minutes on the agenda for a listening session.
I think what gave ows life was having a space. I propose we make getting a space the first priority. Live work, 10,000 + square feet. Darrell Prince
Bikes are perhaps the most sustainable and simple form of transportation known to humans. they are simple, elegant, and fun! Why does OWS not have a huge arsenal of lovely lovely bicycles?? The benefits of bikes are crazy rad, in fact (insert rad statistic here) isn’t that awesome?! The purpose of the OWS Bike Coalition [...]
The general assembly is the foundation of our movement. It has provided us with a space for our voices to be heard. I am saddened to say that the GA is not what it once was. It has devolved into interpersonal conflicts, abuse, and financial transactions. Money has torn the GA apart. If it is [...]