Enemies of the State: Solidarity for Bradley Manning, Julian Assange, and #Wikileaks

Now that Julian Assange has been declared an enemy of the state for revealing to the world the lies of the US government, we Americans who value truth and freedom will stand up in solidarity with Wikileaks, Assange, and Manning, and say that we are all enemies of the state. Join us for a rally at Bryant Park on Friday, October 26th, 2012 @ 4:30pm. Continue reading

The CryptoParty Handbook: Protect Your Basic Human Right to Privacy in Networked, Digital Domains

This 392 page, Creative Commons licensed handbook is designed to help those with no prior experience to protect their basic human right to Privacy in networked, digital domains. By covering a broad array of topics and use contexts it is written to help anyone wishing to understand and then quickly mitigate many kinds of vulnerability using free, open-source tools. Continue reading

How Occupy Birthed a Rhizome by Joan Donovan

While the Situationists distributed communiqués and shared ideas through graffiti, Occupy protests began with the writing on digital walls that led to encampments across the globe. This article looks at OWS as a rhizome, a nodal mass of roots that grows horizontally under the soil, such as a root of ginger. Breaking off one or more of a rhizome’s nodes doesn’t injure it; that’s how it reproduces. Continue reading

Occupy Public Network Posts 15 Hours of MAYDAY Coverage

Over 15hrs of coverage of the MAYDAY are listed here. We made history that day. We occupied a public network for 15 consecutive hours. We also made history that day because for the first time a public network broadcasted live this amount of hours. You you should know that this was made possible by the commitment of a small convinced amount occupiers who believes in ourselves. WE CAN DO IT. WE DID IT. We may be able to repeat it on S17 if we get the technical support and the crew willing to work. Get involved in this OWS Livenews program. It is exciting. It is demanding. It is a thrill to go live. LETS OCCUPY PUBLIC NETWORK NATIONWIDE. Continue reading

Occupy the British Consulate + Occupy NYC 24/7

AssangeNYC stands in solidarity with London Occupation of the Ecuadoran embassy. We applaud Ecuador’s decision to protect Assange, and are satisfied with their assurance to do their best to protect Assange. We in NYC, declare our support of Julian Assange and will maintain a 24/7 presence in front of British Consulate, until Britain allows Assange to leave and seek refuge in Ecuador. Continue reading