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Occupy London’s Bank of Ideas opens for business

Occupy London today opened up its new third space and first building the Bank of Ideas calling it ‘a public repossession’ and transformed the huge abandoned offices of investment bank UBS into a space for political discussion and debate.
At the opening on Sun Street, Hackney – one of London’s most deprived boroughs, occupiers aged[…]

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Today – New Bank of Ideas space opens 9.30am; UK Occupy gathering & Vivienne Westwood

Bank of Ideas opens at 9.30am with ceremony
First ever gathering of UK occupations, Sermon on the Steps, Tent City University events and General Assembly at 7pm
Plus Vivienne Westwood to speak at 4pm by steps of St Paul’s

As part of its campaign for economic justice, Occupy London will today open up its new[…]

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Come join Occupy London for the passing of the City of London Corporation deadline

WHEN: Today from 5.00pm
WHERE: OccupyLSX, between St Paul’s Cathedral and the London Stock Exchange
WHO: John Cooper QC, and Occupy London supporters
WHAT: At 5pm Occupy London’s barrister John Cooper QC will explain the legal significance of today’s 6pm deadline of the City of London Corporation’s ‘notice to leave’.
There will also be further[…]

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Occupy London to mark passing of City of London Corporation deadline

WHEN: Today 5.00pm
WHERE: OccupyLSX, between St Paul’s Cathedral and the London Stock Exchange
WHO: John Cooper QC, Occupy London supporters tbc
WHAT: Occupy London will mark the passing of the City of London Corporation’s ‘notice to leave’ deadline today with a statement to occupiers, friends and assembled media. Occupy London’s barrister John Cooper QC[…]

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17 Nov – Occupy London in solidarity with the Greek movement for real democracy

November 17th 1973: Greek people stood up against the military dictatorship
November 17th 2011: Greek people are standing up against the dictatorship of financial markets

Occupy London and the Tent City University invite you to attend an event on Thursday 17th at 8:00 pm, to shed light on the current situation in Greece through films[…]

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Occupy London responds to City of London Corporation notice; Alleged assault

Occupy London acknowledges receipt of the ‘notice to remove’ issued by the City of London Corporation. Our legal team is studying the document carefully. [1]
Last week, Occupy London presented our formal response to the City of London Corporation. We have never received a response to this offer. Instead, the Corporation has opted to break[…]

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Occupy London statement on renewed legal action from the City of London Corporation

Today the City of London Corporation announced that they intend to recommence their legal action against us under the Highways Act.
As a movement, Occupy London believes in bringing divergent views together in a spirit of open discussion, with the intention of reaching consensus.  We are therefore disappointed that the City of London Corporation has […]

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Police use unprovoked force against peaceful Occupy London campaigners

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.
The[…]

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Occupy London to mark Remembrance weekend

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[…]

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