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Occupy London supports Occupy Rio+20 Peoples’ Petition

Demands distributed en masse at UN meeting in New York
Sign-on petition website launched

Occupy London has joined with other members of the global Occupy movement to issue a radical sign-on statement calling on negotiators at the UN Rio+20 Conference on Sustainable Development to raise their ambition to the level that the science demands. Noting[…]

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Finsbury Square eviction looms post Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend

Today at the High Court, Justice Hickinbottom ruled that Islington Borough Council has the right to repossess Finsbury Square, which could potential bring about the end of one of the Occupy movement’s longest running camps – Occupy London Finsbury Square.

The occupiers, resident since 21 October 2011 in Finsbury Square – situated in the heart[…]

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Occupy London invites you to Occupy Democracy this Jubilee weekend

This Jubilee weekend, at noon on Sunday 3 June by the steps of St Paul’s, Occupy London invites you to its Occupy Democracy event.  With speakers including John McDonnell MP, Donnachadh McCarthy, Peter Tatchell, Alberto Durango (IWW City Cleaners Branch), Dr Louise Irvine (NHS); plus representatives from the Jubilee Debt Campaign and Occupy London’s Real[…]

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Out this week in new format: The Occupied Times – Criminal corporatocracy, Carnival of Dirt, Pilgrimage for Justice, Finsbury Sq latest & much more

The June edition of The Occupied Times is out this week, with a new format and the same dose of critical commentary and analysis our readers have come to expect.
The OT is switching to a magazine front-cover with illustrative artwork by returning artist Alex Charnley that depicts the havoc huge corporations are wreaking across[…]

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Tuesday 22 May – #OccupyOil – RIP Shell

On the 22nd of May #OccupyOil will be holding a funeral procession for Dutch Shell Oil. In a turnaround we are calling for the end of Shell’s destructive behavior throughout the world, from the west coast of Ireland to the Niger Delta.
Many people have lost their lives resisting the behavior of this unethical company.[…]

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This Saturday – #ConnectTheDots at St Paul’s; Today – Climate Justice Collective’s Big 6 Energy Bash

Supports Climate Justice Collective’s day of action against the Big 6 Energy companies today

Announces participation in international #ConnectTheDots environmental awareness day this weekend

Today – Big 6 Energy Bash

Following an eventful and inspiring May Day, Occupy London supporters are out in force today in support of Climate Justice Collective’s day of action. The[…]

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Spring Awakening: Occupy London prepares for second wave

Occupy London announces an Open Day on Tuesday 10 April as gets ready for Occupy May. Occupy London Stock Exchange was just the beginning. Calls you to help make May the beginning of a summer the one per cent will not forget.
Occupy London is set to strike back this May as people around the[…]

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Statement from Occupy London in support of Occupy Oakland

The following statement was passed at tonight’s General Assembly, which was held outside Westminster Abbey just across the road from the Houses of Parliament:
We send our support and warm wishes to Occupy Oakland from Occupy London.  We unreservedly condemn the deliberate and planned police brutality and violence inflicted on non-violent Occupy protesters, including those[…]

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Clarification regarding Evening Standard article about a new Occupy London building

Occupy London would like to clarify that the building mentioned in today’s Evening Standard is not an Occupy London building.
We have received the following statement from the group that occupied the building, which they have posted on the Evening Standard’s comments section (Please note that the first paragraph of the statement has been removed[…]

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