Documents For: Demands

Public forum Dec. 13 Should OWS Demand Jobs for ALL?

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Should Occupy Wall Street Demand JOBS FOR ALL? PUBLIC FORUM (RADIO AND WEBCAST) Tuesday, December 13, 8-10 PM 66 West 12th Street (room 407)   Since October, Occupy Wall Street has debated what, if anything, the movement should demand. The Demands Working Group, The Labor Outreach Committee, OWS en Espanol, The Jobless Working Group of […]

Minutes Sunday Nov. 27

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11/28/11 Meeting starts at 6:10   Peter volunteers to be facilitator   Leah takes stack   What is on the agenda? Announcements and report backs on outreach.   Greg: rights and social safety net subgroups have had a meeting. Interest on getting a report back on the status of the subgroups.   Leah: There’s a […]

Meeting minutes, Sunday November 20, 2011

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Demands meeting, 11/20/11 Davey introduced himself.  Spoke informally about his collective voting project through open source technology.  Huge gamut of people wanting to express different demands.  Voting rubric that can go virally, or shuffle through emails.  100,000 votes on the last month, pilot program on only economic demands.  Demands could help create content.  Groups like […]

Minutes, 11/15 Meeting

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Meeting began at 7:15. Andrew will facilitate. Andrew: What should we put on the agenda? Steven will take stack Hunter: I know this is a contraction, but I was wondering if maybe, we could create a political party.  Not a third party. Andrew: Creation of parties on the agenda?  Sure.  We do have a tentative […]

Minutes, 11/13 Meeting

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Demands Working Group Minutes 11/13/11   Facilitator: Eric L Minutes: Steven Stack: Leah   Brief overview of meeting: The meeting went from 8:25-9:00. -At the start of the meeting newly arrived members wished to discuss whether the Demands Working Group should be disbanded.  The question of whether the movement should issue demands was discussed for […]

Hisotry of Jobs for ALL demand (work in progress)

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A draft report on the Jobs for ALL demand   Collection—The Jobs for All demand has grown out of the civil rights, labor and immigrant rights movements.   Martin Luther King, in a January 1965 interview in Playboy said: “We must develop a federal program of public works, retraining and jobs for all—so that none, […]

Minutes from meeting, Nov 8

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Meeting to wait until 8:20 to begin Woods and Cecily to co-facilitate Leah to take stack Cecily proposed solidarity socializing after the event.   Cecily discussed proposed agenda topics. feedback from break out groups, and amending JFA demand Process within demands group, on moving forward with future demands and to have a clear process to […]

Minutes from meeting, November 7

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Meeting started at 5:15 Andrew: facilitators Jay: takes stack Susan: minutes   Eric Discussion about the proposal and going to the working groups for next week, getting working group endorsements Cecily: rather than getting formal endorsements from WG, let them come to GA on Wednesday. We need to figure out what we’re doing tonight. Jake: […]

The Occupy Earth Manifesto—–The Counterforce——(Spiritus Mundi Manifesto)

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  THE OCCUPY EARTH MANIFESTO —Draft Demands, Goals and 17 Point Action Agenda of the Global Counterforce Alliance  (Note: The following Manifesto is taken from the new novel, Spiritus Mundi, by Robert Sheppard, which treats the Occupy Movement as well as the global Campaign for a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly. See: http://spiritusmundinovel.wordpress.com/ and http://en.unpacampaign.org/index.php) We […]