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Corresponding with Humberside Police by Tim Williams.

Corresponding with Humberside Police by Tim Williams. Tim was one of the Occupiers at OccupyLSX camp and like many others answered the call to stop Fracking in Balcombe, back in July, and then Barton Moss. This is an Occupier’s Perspective of negotiating with the police. Other Occupiers and Protectors may not hold the same views.[...]

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Economics WG Friday 6th June 2013

Economics WG Friday 6th June 2013
EWG meeting on Friday 6th June 2014 – minutes
John, Schlacke, Omar, Obi, Mary, Ellena, Janos, Tom, Steve B, Clive
1. How we create agendas? – Who will set the agenda for Friday meetings? And post it on the website? Tim will do it for the next four weeks[...]

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Economics WG Friday 23rd May 2013

Occupy London Economics Working Group
Preliminary Extension of Aims and Objectives
Draft 1.(1 ref.) John Courtneidge January to May 2014
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Who we are:
We are a diverse group of people who are not happy with the present economic system and ant to see it evolve into something better.
Purposes, Aims and objectives:
EWG Aims[...]

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Putney Debates Planning Group 3 June 2014,

Minutes – Putney Debates Planning Group
3 June 2014, Friends Euston
 
Present: Steve, Obi, Carl, Julie, Dave,       Apologies, Tim, Chris FD, Peter C.
Omar at start & end.
 
Numbering relates to the erratically numbered Agenda items.
5/ Progress on Action Points – where incomplete AGREED people will report progress to the list by[...]

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Free Market Fundamentalism

Cross-posted from Peter Dombi’s website Our Broken System
 
Those of us opposed to the mantra of ‘The Market’ which is forever espoused by devotees of Free Market Capitalism, were pleasantly surprised when the Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, spoke out last week against ‘Free Market Fundamentalism’. He was talking at a[...]

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TTIP Explained In English, French, German, Greek, Italian and Spanish!

A COMPREHENSIVE EXPLANATION OF TTIP BY JOHN HILARY FROM WAR ON WANT (FUNDED BY THE ROSA LUXEMBURG)
TTIP in ENGLISH
TTIP in FRENCH
TTIP in GERMAN
TTIP in GREEK
TTIP in ITALIAN
TTIP in SPANISH[...]

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Homesick.The Point of Current Housing Policy is to Sustain a System Built on Injustice.

By George Monbiot, published in the Guardian 3rd June 2013
There is no shortage of explanations, and no shortage of solutions. But the problem that lies behind our multiple housing crises is simple and obvious. It is, at root, a failure to tax.
Another record tumbled last week. In April, we discovered, house prices in[...]

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PutneyDebates2014 Planning Meeting 13 May 2014,

Putney Debates Planning Group
Minutes – Putney Debates Planning Group
13 May 2014, Friends Euston
Present: Ellena, Steve B, Tim, Dave, Carl, Julie
Apologies: Mike G, Peter C, Chris FD
4/ Time frame – Saturday 25 Oct to Sunday 19 Nov 2014 – AGREED
5/ Event locations – seek further suggestions/ links but aim start[...]

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Job Centre Demo Southend on Sea by Carl Green

 
It was a good demo at Southend Job Centre, a little short on numbers – there were two of us again but add in all the people that joined us for a chat and that number would be around 30.
I did know from a previous demo I did not attend that the staff[...]

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