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OccupyWallSt.org: Demands Working Group
“A group claiming to be affiliated with the General Assembly of Liberty Square and #ows has been speaking to the media on behalf of our movement.
This group is not empowered by the NYC General Assembly.
This group is not open-source and does not act by consensus.
This group only represents themselves.”
**NOTE: Updates will be done at the TOP of each section & have an asterisk**
Occupy Wall Street Survey
PARTICIPATE: Locate Occupy Events in YOUR area–WORLDWIDE!!
PARTICIPATE TODAY: Occupy Hip-Hop in Atlanta
Sat., Oct. 22, 11 a.m. and Sun., Oct. 23, 11 a.m. Woodruff Park
VOTE FOR A BILLBOARD #OCCUPYTOGETHER #OCCUPYWALLST BILLBOARD
An outdoor billboard in New York, NY 20,000+ VOTES = 1 FREE GIGANTIC BILLBOARD.
PARTICIPATE TODAY: Occupy The BoardRoom
The 1% have addresses. The 99% have messages.
Life gets awfully lonely for those at the top. What can we do to let them know someone’s thinking of them? Maybe they need some new friends! We’ve thought of two ways we can help them with that.
PARTICIPATE TODAY: Occupy Their Mailboxes The Pen Is Mightier Than The Sword
ATTEND: Occupy Wall St. Benefit Show !
Saturday, October 22 at 6:30pm – October 23 at 2:00am
Gussy’s Bar & Grill 20-14 29th St Queens, NY
PARTICIPATE: Get Wall Street out of Healthcare!! March Against the Health Insurance Industry
Date(s) – 26 Oct 2011 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Liberty Plaza ‘Under the Big Red Thing’
TURN ON LIVE STREAM: open a tab for Live Stream- Global Revolution
(for more info see “Petitions” HERE)
SIGN PETITION: Working America: I Am Not Your ATM
SIGN PETITION: WE the People: petition the obama administration to: Make Bribing Politicians Illegal
SIGN PETITION: Change.org: NYC Mayor: Stand with Occupy Wall Street
SIGN PETITION: Change.org: Occupy Wall Street: Occupy Together
SIGN PETITION: AVAAZ: The World vs Wall Street
SIGN PETITION: Credo: Stand with Occupy Wall Street
SIGN PETITION: Get Money Out Over 200,000 signatures!
Help us expose the auction. If you’ve received political fundraising solicitations on the phone or over email, submit them!
SIGN PETITION: Eric Grieco: Tell Congress: We need jobs, not cuts!
(see more under “NEWSPAPER/MEDIA” HERE)
WEAR/DISPLAY/SHOW Your Solidarity: CafePress store T-shirts!
T-shirts, bumper stickers, decals, mugs & much much more!
99% items, Occupy Items, Fawke Items
Scheduled Events in NYC
Reader Supported News: OWS Organizers Blast MoveOn (10.15.11)
Are You with an Occupy Event? Make sure YOUR General Assembly sees this:
*Recognition of Oppression Across Occupations – ‘An injury to one is an injury to all’
Occupy Together Meetups
in 2075 cities as of 10.22.11 at 10am EDT
is creating has created an Occupy Directory!
Please make sure YOUR Occupy Group is listed!
First Declaration of the Occupation of New York City 09.29.11
LINKs & ARTICLEs
please excuse any repeated listings.
FILE UNDER: WHY THE 99% ARE ANGRY
AROUND THE COUNTRY
Capital Region: Occupy Albany protesters camp out in park (10.21.11)
Post&Courier: Prentiss Findlaw: Carrying signs and chanting, Occupy Charleston marchers picket bank, courthouse (10.22.11)
MSNBC: Occupy Oakland protesters ignore eviction notice
More demonstrators set up tents near City Hall overnight (10.22.11)
Crooks&Liars: John Amato: Occupy Portland’s C&L Solidarity Pizza Fundraiser Video (10.21.11)
RawStory: Muriel Kane: New York’s Mayor Bloomberg says to expect more OWS arrests(10.21.11)
RawStory: Agence France-Presse: Winter woes threaten Wall Street occupiers(10.22.11)
RawStory: Stephen C Webster: ‘Rebel alliance’ flash protest targets Walmart executives (10.21.11)
RawStory: Muriel Kane: Cornel West arrested for protesting ‘stop and frisk’ in New York City(10.21.11)
RawStory: Stephen C Webster: Protest causes GOP leader to cancel income inequality speech (10.21.11)
RawStory: Roxanne Cooper: Tim Wise: White folks have been ‘occupying’ Manhattan for hundreds of years (10.21.11)
RawStory: Reuters: Anti-Wall St. protesters march with Verizon workers(10.22.11)
Nation of Change: Robert Skidelsky: Recovery Before Reform: (10.21.11)
MotherJones: In case you missed our story about the #Occupy drummers earlier.
E News: Nathan Schneider: What ‘Diversity of Tactics’ Really Means for Occupy Wall Street (10.19.11)
Mercury News: Scott Johnson and Angela Woodall: Officials escalate efforts to remove Occupy Oakland protesters from City Hall (10.21.11)
Operation Cash Back
Jeffrey Feldman: Innovative “Direct Action” Key to Occupy Wall Street (10.21.11)
Nation: Jamelle Bouie: Class Warfare Works! (10.21.11)
MotherJones: Kevin Drum: Rich People Create Jobs! (10.21.11)
Bloomberg: Philip Boroff and Katya Kazakina: Wall Street Protesters ‘Occupy’ NY Museum (10.21.11)
DKos: Clarknt67: Inside Community Board 1 Meeting: OWS & Allies vs. The 1% + Politico Lies (10.21.11)
**Nation of Change: Amy Zhang: NYU Students Join Occupy Wall Street Protests
Nation of Change: Robert Scheer: Let Them Eat Keller (10.21.11)
Nation of Change: Tom Engelhardt: Is the National Security Complex Too Big to Fail? (10.21.11)
Nation of Change: Ellen Brown: A Jubilee for Student Debt? (10.21.11)
Nation of Change: Robert Skidelsky: Recovery Before Reform (10.21.11)
AROUND THE WORLD
Aljazeera: Yasmine Ryan: Arab bloggers meet in post-revolution Tunisia – Last year, none of these bloggers would have believed that social media would lead to the events of the Arab Spring. (10.22.11)
Times of India: Let’s occupy walled street (10.22.11)
SydneyMorningHerald: William Pesek: As the gap between rich and poor gets greater, protest spreads east (10.23.11)
SydneyMorningHerald: Editorial: Occupying a legitimate place in a peaceful democracy (10.23.11)
SydneyMorningHerald: Eamonn Duff: Riot squad encounters only few snags at protest site (10.23.11)
Perth Now: Scott Pape: Lessons from the days gone by… (10.22.11)
Daily Telegraph: David Penberthy: Movement caught in its own trap (10.23.11)
DailyTelegraph: Peter Mickelburough and Vikki Campion: Melbourne melee, standoff in Sydney (10.22.11)
CourierMail: Stephen Johnson: Sydney occupiers opt to keep protesting (10.23.11)
Herald Sun: Differing views on Occupy Melbourne protest (10.22.11)
Herald Sun: Anne Wright, Amelia Harris: Occupy Melbourne protesters turn to modern gadgets (10.22.11)
Herald Sun: Protesters to camp in Treasury Gardens : Alex White, Sue Hewitt (10.23.11)
Irish Times: With no agenda or demands, the protesters may be on a winner (10.22.11)
Irish Times: Plea for Occupy London protest to quit St Paul’s square rejected (10.22.11)
Guardian: Occupy Wall Street: be part of the whyoccupy conversation(10.21.11)
Guardian: Mark Townsend: Occupy protesters vow to stay at St Paul’s cathedral – Demonstrators say they are prepared to stay at London landmark until government changes direction (10.22.11)
Guardian: Richard Wachman: Lord mayor of London wades into Occupy debate(10.21.11)
RawStory: Stephen C Webster: ‘Occupy Melbourne’ violently torn apart by police(10.21.11)
BBC: Occupy London: Demo forces St Paul’s Cathedral to close (10.21.11)
Metro: JOAN BRYDEN: Topp wants to make rich pay more taxes (10.21.11)
BBC: Rosie Waites: V for Vendetta masks: Who’s behind them? (10.20.11)
SOME GOOD NEWS
Telegraph: Bronwyn Gora: House prices dip across Sydney’s city (10.23.11)
MotherJones: Tom Philpott: Why Freakonomics Is Wrong About Cantaloupes (10.21.11)
Politico: Mackenzie Weinger: Report: Rich-poor gap growing (10.21.11)
ZeroHedge: ilene: The Coming Derivatives Crisis That Could Destroy The Entire Global Financial System (10.21.11)
Nation of Change: George Zornick: Shocking Report Reveals Pentagon’s Addiction to Fraudulent Contractors (10.21.11)
New Scientist: Andy Coghlan and Debora MacKenzie: Revealed – the capitalist network that runs the world (10.19.11)
***PDF***Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Study: Stefania Vitali1, James B. Glattfelder1, and Stefano Battiston: The network of global corporate control
Impatient Optimists: David Wertheimer: Ending Homelessness, Not Just Managing It (10.21.11)
Reuters: Most Germans want Deutsche mark back, poll shows
MotherJones: Kate Sheppard: Skeptics’ Last, BEST Hope? (10.21.11)
SkyNews: Wikipedia Founder Backs Anti-Greed Demos (10.19.11)
@kgosztola Kevin Gosztola
#OWS is not going to get in the business of helping two major US political parties further rig system. They aren’t a #GOTV movement.
9 minutes ago via web (10.16.11 7:51pmEDT)
OccupyEarth Occupy Earth
We #OccupyEarth and we claim the right to protect our land from unsustainable interests. #globalchange #tomalacalle15o #Oct15 #takewallst
2 minutes ago (10.12.11 appx 9:45pm EDT)
We’re not the left. We’re not the right. We are the bottom and we’re coming up. #ows #occupychi #occupypeoria #occupyamerica #occupyearth
8 Oct via web (9:45amEDT)
OccupyWallSt Occupy Wall Street
Organizations and politicians are supporting us but they are not sponsoring us #ows
about 3 hours ago (10.08.11 appx 8:20am EDT)
To those who are worried about #OWS becoming co-opted by partisan politics, DONT WORRY. #OccupyWallStreet by design cant be controlled.
9 hours ago (10.06.11 appx 2am EDT)
Occupy Melbourne Photos
Sen. Sanders was pleased with this
Occupy San Jose
Occupy Art is springing up Everywhere
Here Is The City: ‘Occupy Legoland’ Protests Spread
More Occupy Legoland Photos HERE
Guardian: Occupy Together Flickr Gallery
Guardian: Occupy Everywhere: geotagged photos of demonstrations and events of the global movement
SydneyMorningHerald: Idealism comes down to earth – John Elder recollects his time spent with the Occupy Melbourne protest
Aljazeera: A global financial tsunami
Meltdown examines how an epidemic of fear caused banks to stop lending, triggered protests and led to industrial action.
A message from Anonymous to Wall street, New York and the protesters