Posts Categorized: Past Proposals

Draft Proposal for Tuesday 11/8 General Assembly: Occupy Edmonton

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We, of the NY GA hereby name Occupy Edmonton to be the Occupation of the Week at #OWS. We instruct finance to provide them with the requested $6,500 worth of gear and supplies for camping plus training and public relations support.  We love you, Occupy Edmonton! We are moved by your sacrifice. Your commitment inspires us!! We love you, Occupy Edmonton! We are […]

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, […]

Draft Proposal for Thursday 11/3 General Assembly: Direct Action / Arts and Culture

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Occupy Wall Street to Obama: Don’t Be Wall Street’s Puppet President Obama is on the brink of cutting a backroom deal that would give bankers broad immunity for illegally throwing tens of thousands of Americans out of their homes. The administration is pressuring state Attorney Generals to undermine an ongoing investigation into the massive “robosigning” […]