As part of Occupy London’s events marking this Remembrance weekend, this evening sees the UK documentary film premiere of The Welcome, a healing journey for war veterans and their families.
Organised by Occupy London’s Remembrance Day working group. the film will be shown at 9pm tonight (Saturday 12th November 2011) at Occupy London’s Tent City[...]
Welcome and Introductions to the evening’s proceedings
The facilitator expressed Occupy London Stock Exchange’s solidarity with the student march and said how delighted we are to have you all here.
The facilitator went through process hand signals
It was explained that tonight’s General Assembly (G.A) is for political discussion
Working groups will feedback and anybody[...]
Unveils plans for the ‘NOT the Lord Mayor’s Show’, as a response to the power of the undemocratically elected Lord Mayor of the City of London. Speakers include occupiers, David Harvey (City University of New York) and John McDonnell MP, plus host of performers.
In an addition to the traditional ceremonies of the day, the[...]
*** UPDATE ***
NB. Occupy London has just received the following from Evershed LLP on behalf of Transport for London. We would ask that people take note.
We wrote to you on 10 November regarding your use of the TfL Roundel as part of the logo for Occupy London. TfL was appreciative that[...]
Occupy London will be holding ‘A tour of shame’ as part of the International Day to defend the Egyptian Revolution  at 3pm 12th November, starting from its London Stock Exchange (Occuplsx) camp just by St Paul’s Cathedral.
Covering central London, the tour will visit three of the offices of the Arms Dealers who accompanied[...]
The General Assembly of Occupy London has this morning communicated the following to the City of London Corporation via its lawyer Paul Ridge of Bindmans.
Occupy London would like to emphasise that, as part of the global movement for real democracy challenging social and econonomic injustice, its interests are broader than matters pertaining to the[...]
As many reading this will be aware, on Thursday morning Occupy London changed our logo. The image used up until then, which will we not reproduce here, was loosely based on the Transport for London roundel, a logo which has become synonymous with the city itself, a kind of colloquial visual shorthand for London and[...]Read more →
WORKING GROUP REPORTS
We have ordered 10,000 leaflets and 1,000 badges, which are yet to arrive.
We are arranging a national meeting of Occupy networks, anti-cuts groups and UK Uncut to discuss organising the resistance to austerity. We will be liaising with Shelter and Logistics to offer them accommodation, and will be[...]
Occupy London – part of the global movement for real democracy aiming to challenge social and economic injustice in the UK and beyond – will join war veterans this Remembrance weekend at St Paul’s Cathedral, to show respect to all those who lost their lives in both World Wars and other conflicts.
“Occupiers, veterans and[...]Read more →