Posts Categorized: Past Proposals

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 […]

Tech Ops Working Group Budget for Phone Services, Hosting Reimbursement, Infrastructure & Operating Costs, and Livestreaming in HD

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TECH OPS BUDGET PROPOSAL The Technology Operations group of the New York City General Assembly strives to provide tools that enable our movement to connect and communicate with each other and the world through technology. We provide as many tools we can to supportOWS and the broader Occupy Movement as we all transform the world. Some of our more notable projects include tools thatmany […]

Comfort Weekly Budget

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Weekly laundry budget Park Slope 30 comforters ($200.00) *discounted price granted $98.00 per 100 but price may vary based on weight SPSA 20 comforters, 25 wool blankets (5 w.b = 1 c) ($200.00)   Monthly budget – 2 metrocards for point people ($208) _____________ TOTAL     $ 1,808

Liaisons and Advocacy Working Group

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Who we work with   All working groups   Any individuals who need information   Any individuals who need advocacy, mediation, or safe ways to be more involved in the community             Goals     1)      Foster respectful communication between various working groups, caucuses, occupations, and the public     2)      Mediate […]

Proposal for Blocks Protocol at General Assembly

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This is a general proposal for a serious problem weʼve encountered, and thatʼs the abuse of blocks. Throughout the entire GA, Facilitation is able to tell a person “Oh, that is not a clarifying question, that belongs in concerns” and similar, yet for the most contentious part of the GA, blocks, neither Facilitation nor the body as […]

Stop Stop & Frisk Budget

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Working Group: Stop Stop & Frisk   To: NYCGA Re: SS&F Weekly Budget   Members: Christina Terrence Tim Tyrone Desiree Matt Greg Jesse Jose   Weekly Budget Proposal:   TRANSPORT 9 Weekly Metro Cards @ $29/card = $261.00   FOOD (We don’t come down to the kitchen) = $250.00   PETTY CASH $250.00   PRINTING […]

1/5/2012: Removal of 99 Declaration from NYCGA.net

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In the interest of adhering to the OWS Statement of Autonomy – a document consented to by the GA on 11/10/11, for the purposes of maintaining the integrity of Occupy Wall Street and in solidarity with a similar proposal passed by the Philadelphia GA, I bring this proposal to this General Assembly to remove the […]

Housing Working Group Budget

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The Housing working group is asking the NYCGA for $3680 in subsidies to stay at the Park Slope Methodist Church, and the West Park Presbyterian Church; this also will include the three unpaid days, and one extra night we stayed at Saint Paul Saint Andrew church. This money will be used to pay for 2 […]