Documents For: Demands

Nov 1 meeting minutes

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Minutes for meeting, 11/1, taken by Susan Start: 7:15 Lauren agrees to be stack taker Walter explains the hand signals, stack, and processes.  Raise their hand to participate in discussion/stack, direct response (6 shooter movement), Point of information, clarification question, point of process.  Please don’t abuse these terms.  We use three quarters modified consensus in […]

FIRST CHARTER DRAFT

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PROPOSED CHARTER FOR DEMANDS WORKING GROUP: THIS IS A DRAFT. PREAMBLE: We seek a process through which the Demands Working Group can help the NYCGA frame grievances, express goals, and envision possibilities. We aim to assemble the Open Source contributions as well as the Demands articulated by other Occupations into policy points that can be […]

A New Tea-Party: Framing our demands for a national consensus

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There is currently in the United States a great movement the basis of which is to place principles above party.  There is great wisdom in this, which reflects a yearning many Americans have felt for decades.  For all those who share this view, the great question of our age must be: what principles? The “Tea […]

Demand Dennis Kucinich’s ‘‘National Emergency Employment Defense Act of 2011’’ HR 2990

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IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES SEPTEMBER 21, 2011 Mr. KUCINICH (for himself and Mr. CONYERS) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Financial Services 112TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION H. R. 2990 To create a full employment economy as a matter of national economic defense; to provide for public investment in capital […]

FINAL: Jobs for ALL – A Massive Public Works and Public Service Program

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Jobs for ALL – A Massive Public Works and Public Service Program Preamble:  “Power concedes nothing without a demand.  It never did and it never will.” –Frederick Douglass We retain the right to make multiple and/or continuous demands of ourselves, our society, and our government, as there are numerous and varied problems to be addressed […]

Minutes from meeting, October 27

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Minutes, OWS Demands Working Group committee, 10/27/2011   Andrew and Alma are chosen by consensus as facilitators Leah agrees to take stack Alma: we are going go over the different agenda items.  If you have a proposed item, please state it, and we can go over what order to cover them. Alma: goes over hand […]

Jobs for all (with slight modifications and preamble)–I suggest that this language be used when presenting the demand

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Jobs for ALL – A Massive Public Works and Public Service Program We demand a massive, democratically controlled public works and public service program, to create 25 million new jobs at good union wages. This is to be paid for by new taxes on wealth, financial transactions, and corporate profits—as well as by bringing American […]

jfa amendment 8 >>> GET THE MONEY OUT<<< by johns

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I know  this does not quite fit in, but the absence of this  demand will deminish our support everywhere The exact text is not important but WE MUST ADD THIS amendment add- We demand and we will work for a 21st century political system for America- where corporations have no political power- through contributions-bribes or […]