Posts Categorized: Past Proposals

Logo Proposal

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LOGO PROPOSAL Background:         1.  During my second meeting a discussion of disruptive civil disobedience raised the question,  ”But how will the community know it is OWS working on behalf of all. 2.  I offered to donate hats to identify OWS for an upcoming rally, then I thought, “What shall I write/put on the hats?” […]

3/3/2012: Creation of discussion space / format in General Assemblies (on a weekly basis)

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Drafted by: Sandy N. and  Zak S. Preamble “The need to assemble is as constant among humans as the necessity of making decisions is rare. Assembling corresponds to the joy of feeling a common power….It’s not a matter of critiquing assemblies or abandoning them, but of liberating speech, gestures and interplay of beings that take […]

3/3/2012: Amendments to the Statement of Autonomy from Owen

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I would like to request that the following proposal for minor editing of the Statement of Autonomy be placed on the agenda for Saturday March 3, 2012. Because of the recent tensions which have arisen surrounding funding a review of the Declaration of Solidarity seems timely. http://www.nycga.net/resources/statement-of-autonomy/ I have come across two things that need […]

Request for Solidarity with The Line

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Request for Solidarity with The Line The Line is  the world’s longest unemployment line for 14 minutes  - 1 minute for each of the 1 million currently unemployed Americans. THE LINE
TUESDAY, MARCH 6th, 2012
 8:14- 8:28am Join 5,000 citizens to form the world’s largest unemployment line stretching on Broadway from the bull on Wall Street […]

Proposal for Tsampa Revolution Non-Violent Solidarity Statement

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Being Brought via Council of Elders & Tibetan Activists of the NYC Area. Tsampa Revolution Solidarity Proposal: Over the past 53 years, the world has watched silently as the Tibetan people non-violently struggled against China’s colonial rule. In the past year alone, we have witnessed barbaric acts of repression by Chinese security forces in Tibet. […]

Spokes Council Budget Drafting

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Spokes Council Budget Drafting Working Group: Town Planning Point of Contact: Sean McKeown (s_mckeown@hotmail.com) Proposed Discussion Date: 3/12/12 Occupy works best when we cooperate rather than compete for resources. We cannot have a horizontal movement moving forward purposefully to action if those who do not have access to basic needs operate on a different level […]

Spokes Council Budget Drafting

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Spokes Council Budget Drafting Working Group: Town Planning Point of Contact: Sean McKeown (s_mckeown@hotmail.com) Proposed Discussion Date: 3/7/12 Occupy works best when we cooperate rather than compete for resources. We cannot have a horizontal movement moving forward purposefully to action if those who do not have access to basic needs operate on a different level […]

Proposal to fund #OccupyAIPAC delegation

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Proposal from Legal to fund #OccupyAIPAC delegation: The Activist Legal Working Group is sending small delegation to Occupy AIPAC in Washington D.C. March 2 – 5. Schedule: http://www.occupyaipac.org/summit/schedule2012/ They will participate, organize and tweet series of events and direct action. They are going to fund their own food and lodging/hotel. Activist Legal Working Group is […]

Proposal for Achievement G.A.s

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Proposal:   1.      Dedicate 1 G.A per Week only to Actions or Discussion that are Relevant or Conducive to Change our World such as Changing or exposing our Corrupt Government, Corporations, Police State issues.   2.      Dedicate the 1st ½ Hour of every G.A. to Actions that are Relevant or Conducive to Change   OR […]

Spokes Council Budget Drafting

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Spokes Council Budget Drafting Working Group: Town Planning Point of Contact: Sean McKeown (s_mckeown@hotmail.com) Proposed Discussion Date: 3/5/12 A proposal was brought to General Assembly on Tuesday night to guide discussion towards ending the spending freeze via that body. It was, to say the least, unsuccessful. Spokes Council, as a means of interaction that is […]