Yesterday evening (Monday), a number of supporters of Occupy London, campaigners for social and economic justice, staged a peaceful direct action outside the Guildhall, while the new Lord Mayor David Wooton entertained David and Samantha Cameron at his annual banquet. Other guests included Theresa May, the archbishop of Canterbury and the bishop of London.
In yesterday’s edition of the Independent, Tom Hodgkinson wrote a positive and thoughtful review of his experiences at the Occupy London Stock Exchange camp, and came to the conclusion that the Occupy protest was a fundamentally Christian one.
While it is easy to see how one might come to this conclusion, one must ask, does[...]
Open discussion is at the heart of our Occupation and our decision-making process. The more people we can involve in our debates, the stronger and more representative the results will be.
Occupy London wants to operate and conduct our discussions in a safe anti-oppressive space – whether offline or online – that is welcoming, engaging[...]
Occupy London 1pm General Assembly (GA) Friday 11 November 2011
The agenda: intro to how consensus works for new attendees; announcements; working group feedback, discussion item 1 – camp security; discussion item 2 – bug hunt about issues relating to how GA works.
The process group holds an open meeting at 10 am[...]
Occupy London will today join war veterans and others to show respect to all those who lost their lives in both World Wars and other conflicts.
There will be a 90 minute service in the St Paul’s Cathedral beginning at 10.15am and the two minutes silence will be observed by all.
‘We Dare to Dream[...]
Occupy London has been passed information about the discussion at this year’s Mansion House Conference, held by the City of London Corporation on Thursday 27th October 2011, entitled Trust and Values in the City.
As part of Occupy London’s mission to create a more just society, address social and economic inequalities and fight for real[...]
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[...]