In a broad show of support, over sixty Occupy groups have now endorsed the second Occupy National Gathering, known as Occupy Wall Street (Inter) National Gathering: Decolonize the 99%, taking place Wednesday August 21 through Sunday August 25, 2013, in Kalamazoo, MI. Continue reading
Press Release for Occupy Wall Street (Inter) National Gathering: decolonize the 99% taking place August 21-25, 2013. Continue reading
Dream Defenders are on day 3 of a sit-in and overnight occupation of the Florida Capitol. Here’s update on what they’re up to, a video that they need spread far and wide, social media information and suggested tweets for support, a few graphics to share, and a couple pictures. Continue reading
Chris Wahmhoff, a member of MiCATS, took the occasion of his 35th birthday to offer a plea of help to his community. He rolled deep into the same Enbridge pipeline which spilled a million gallons of tar sands into the Kalamazoo river three years ago. Continue reading
There were solidarity events in support of the Turkish demonstrations in many cities over the weekend of 8-9 June. There were many media blackouts leading up the events, with facebook consistently blocking promotion of the events Continue reading
As Taksim and Gezi swell every night with thousands of people who come to celebrate their solidarity, victory and power, our resistance in other parts of Istanbul and other cities across Turkey continues. Of one thing we are certain: Nothing will ever be the same again.
Show your support and solidarity this weekend, 8-9 June 2013. Reclaim Tahrir, Syntagma, Zuccotti, your local streets, squares and parks! Trust us, they belong to you. Continue reading
Attention! Turkish democracy needs you! Please share this message for the world to become aware of the police state created by AKP of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, which is often considered to be a model for other Middle Eastern countries. Turkish democracy expects your help. Thank you! Continue reading
This Occupy Homecoming is designed to help us reconnect with each other, as well as to the great work that lies still before us. The struggle has continued on, and we have continued to struggle – but social distance has drawn us apart from the shared community we once so intimately embraced. We want to re-engage with each other so that we can draw on each others’ strength and share support in our challenge against the powers that be. Continue reading
The awakening of the squares” analyzes the 15M movement, a year later, from six people who lived in the Barcelona occupation of Catalonia Square.
The documentary looks at the process of this movement that shook society in the demand of more democracy and raised the expectation that citizenship could force a change of cycle in the country. Continue reading
Students and administrators at New York City’s Cooper Union are clashing over the future of one of the last private universities in the United States to offer free tuition. Activists are occupying the president’s office for a ninth day after … Continue reading