GA-Consensed Documents

Principles of Solidarity

Translations: Spanish On September 17, 2011 , people from all across the United States of America and the world came to protest the blatant injustices of our times perpetuated by the economic and political elites.  On the 17th we as individuals ...

Declaration of the Occupation of New York City

This document was accepted by the NYC General Assembly on September 29, 2011 Translations: French , Slovak , Spanish , German , Italian , Arabic , Portuguese [all translations »] As we gather together in solidarity to express a feeling ...

Statement of Autonomy

Translations Passed by the General Assembly at Occupy Wall Street. November 10, 2011 and passed revision by the General Assembly at Occupy Wall Street, March 3, 2012 Occupy Wall Street is a people’s movement. It is party-less, leaderless, by the p...

Statement Against SOPA

We, the 99%, call upon our elected representatives to oppose censorship, and reject the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act. SOPA and the Protect IP Act would make it possible for the federal government and judges to censor content on the...

People Before Parties

People Before Parties: Recommendations For Electoral Reform  A Proposal of the Politics and Electoral Reform Group at Occupy Wall Street                                                  THIS IS A LIVING DOCUMENT - Consensus from 12/10/11 General Assembly Governm...

Resolution to End Corporate Personhood

Consented to by the NYCGA on 1/3/2012 Consented to by the Politics & Electoral Reform Working Group on 12/29/2011 Proposed by: the Subgroup to End Corporate Personhood of the Politics & Electoral Reform Working Group Type: Public Statement Contact:...

Statement Against the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA)

Passed by consensus at the New York City General Assembly 2/9/2012 Passed by consensus by the Technology Operations Group 2/8/2012 We propose that the New York City General Assembly take a public stand against the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement...

Occupy Wall Street Community Agreement

Proposed to OWS Spokes Council by Safer Spaces Operational Working Group. Approved by OWS Spokes Council 2/22/2012 (for Spokes Council meetings)   I. Statement of Intention on Entering the Space We enter each OWS space with a commitment...