PRESS RELEASE FOR THE Occupy Wall Street (Inter) National Gathering: decolonize the 99%

Our convergence will begin on Aug. 21 and continue for five days of Community and Movement building exercises, and free-flowing open discussions. Occupy LIght Brigade is planning something special for us, and Turtle Soup Kitchen of the Rainbow Family of Living Light will be feeding the people and being the peace in Kalamazoo—we expect Rainbows from other tribes as well. Continue reading

Occupy National Gathering 2013, Kalamazoo, Michigan Proposal of Endorsement

We, the National Gathering Working Group 2013 (NGWG2013), propose a National Gathering of the Occupy Movement, and peoples’ movements worldwide, in Kalamazoo Michigan, to collectively assemble and embrace our different ideologies and perspectives; to find our common visions; to share our strategies and actions; and to leave this gathering with steps we can all take in both agreement and diversity; for ourselves, our communities, our nations, and for all of us all over the world. Continue reading