While there’s no Occupy National Gathering on the radar for 2015, organizing, connecting and actions have not slowed down. Here’s a few national events happening this Summer/Fall Continue reading
Quorumed Occupy Eugene General Assembly
Occupy Eugene endorses the 2014 Occupy National Gathering statements of solidarity with Palestine.
Occupy Eugene rejects any effort to use this statement for anti-Semitic purposes. Continue reading
My Profound Experience as I Called a Mic Check to Begin the Sharing from the Heart Circle Continue reading
In Sacramento, the Occupy movement came together for reflection, learning, planning, sharing—and yes, marching! Despite drought and heat of 100°+, Occupiers from up and down the West Coast, as well as other areas of the country (and a few from elsewhere on the globe) shared 5 days of activism and discussion. Continue reading
You have not relinquished your authentic humanity to the dominant paradigm of greed and selfishness. Rather, as abundantly clear at NATGAT 2014, the outstanding and unifying quality of this movement is that its champions CARE : we actually CARE – about everyone and everything. #Occupiers CARE about the world and the Quality of Life that we will bequeath to future generations. Echoing the words of Leonard Peltier, ’I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart to the top of my soul’ Continue reading
Occupy National Gathering attempts to prove once again that the Occupy Wall Street movement is relevant to what’s happening in the country, and it’s still alive and that there are still people all across the country working on some very important issues; like stopping home foreclosures, eliminating student debt; Continue reading
The 2014 Occupy National Gathering endorses a month [October] of non-violent resistance against mass incarceration.
Occupy has distinguished itself as being one of the great moments in recent history of the United States when people came together from all walks of life, different races, different creeds, different political positions and all came together around something that was absolutely urgent and necessary. Continue reading
A Proposal for an Occupy National Gathering Statement of Solidarity with Palestine was brought to Friday’s FEMGA, worked on during Saturday, and continued during Sat. evening GA, until the wee hours of the morning…
So far, the National Occupy Gathering has consensed on 5 statements in support of Palestine Continue reading
We, a diverse group of people brought together by the spirit of resistance, recognize that the time has come for brave, cooperative action to throw off the chains of our current broken and outdated political and economic institutions. We, the 99%, hold that all life on earth is inter-connected and endowed with certain natural rights which cannot be granted or permitted by any coercive institution. Continue reading