After a long GA at the Occupy National (Inter)National gathering on Friday, August 23, and the contentious discussion surrounding the Occupy Strategy Proposal of Solidarity with Move to Amend, Occupy Traverse City held their own GA on Saturday. They approved the original language of the Proposal of Solidarity. “Our over riding concern was the need for unity,” said Barbara Smith. OTC displayed their work in the main hall Saturday and Saturday evening, and gave David Cobb his own copy. Continue reading
A group is forming to help put together documentation, planning logistics, what worked, didn’t work, essays, thoughts about NatGat2 to pass along to the next organizers. You don’t have to have been on the planning team to join and help with this project. Continue reading
Less than one month until the OWS (Inter)National Gathering: decolonize the 99%!
This week, the NatGat planning WG has been hard at work to help people find rides and housing. Join our Travel to NatGat2 in Kzoo Call tomorrow night, and each Wednesday until NatGat2 @ 7 PM ET. Continue reading
There will be a People’s Parade on the Opening day of the Occupy Wall Street Inter National Gathering: decolonize the 99%, August 21. Bring your creativity and your passion. The Backbone Campaign is coming and sending a few floats! Continue reading
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
The National Gathering Working Group 2013 invites you to participate in planning what the Global Conversation and Convergence during the Occupy (Inter)National Gathering will look like.
Solidarity the world over! There is a call for Global March to Dignity – Transnational Solidarity Weekend 6-7 July 2013 With this call we invite all the comrades to go out this weekend, 6-7 July 2013, with out borders and reclaim … Continue reading
With this call we invite all the comrades to go out this weekend, 6-7 July 2013, with out borders and reclaim the streets, squares, parks and all that belongs the humanity. Let us rise doesn’t matter wherever we are; in Egypt, Brazil, Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria, in the cities, towns, and villages of the World. Let us rise up together, not only for standing in solidarity with each other, but also to feel the fact that we are fighting our own struggle with the others all over the world. Continue reading
You are invited to attend the Occupy (Inter)National Gathering 2013 being held Aug. 21-25 in Kalamazoo, Michigan. We look forward to seeing you there!
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Join us Wednesday night at 8 PM ET to continue to plan and develop the National Gathering this year. We will be forming working groups and ask for your input and your help moving forward. We wish to include grass roots, alternative medias , rights, advocacy, unions, artists, and more to make this a gathering for all who wish to make a better tomorrow. Continue reading