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Occupy London Tours… showing you another side of London.

Bored with Big Ben? Tired of the Tower of London? Let us show you another side of the capital with our informative and entertaining tours. ‘Enlightening’ – the Independent
Forthcoming Tours:
Mayfair *NEW*
The most expensive place on the Monopoly board, and the no.1 destination for hedge funds in Europe. Among the luxury hotels, boutique[...]

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Call for designers: The Occupied Times Poster Edition

The Occupied Times of London is calling for members of the 99 per cent to contribute to two special poster editions commemorating some of the best Occupy-inspired artwork.
The first poster issue will be published before the end of the month featuring artwork sent to the newspaper since it began, with a second planned for[...]

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Video – Alan Moore, writer of V for Vendetta / The Watchmen, at OccupyLSX

Alan Moore visits Occupy LSX from inka stafrace on Vimeo.
Alan Moore, the writer of V for Vendetta and The Watchmen visited Occupy LSX on January 6th 2012. The image of the Guy Fawkes mask used in the comic and the film (illustrated by David Lloyd) has been widely used by the Global Occupy Movement.[...]

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2pm Saturday at St Paul’s – Occupy the Climate! Arctic Ice to melt at the steps of St Paul’s Cathedral

As Occupy London waits to hear the High Court judgement decision about the future of the occupation at St Paul’s, tomorrow (Saturday 14 January) at 2pm there will be a very special event take place by the steps of St Paul’s.
Highlighting the fragility and importance of the occupation and its causes of social, economic[...]

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Noon Friday: Occupy London to deliver message to Brookfield Asset Management in protest at the one per cent

When: Midday – 2pm Friday 13 January
Where: Brookfield Asset Management, 23 Hanover Sq, London 
Brookfield Asset Management is a company typical of the one per cent. International property developers, hugely rich, tax avoiders. They bank in the Bahamas. They also own Zuccotti Park in New York, where Occupy Wall St was based prior to[...]

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7pm today at the Bank of Ideas – Critical thinking – Exploring beliefs promoted by politicians, media & public institutions

As part of the Occupy London Tent City University new Free University initiative, today sees the beginning of the Critical Thinking course.
When: Commencing 7-9pm 12 January 2012; and every Thursday thereafter
Where: The Bank of Ideas – Room 2.08, 17-29 Sun Street, London EC2M 2PT
Details: Critical thinking – Truth, lies, mythology and reality. [...]

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Video – Occupy London welcomes back Parliament with ‘executive pay’ teach out at FSA in Canary Wharf

*** Updated with video of the Occupy London Criminal Investigation Unit’s executive pay ‘teach out’ with occupiers, Labour peer Lord Maurice Glasman, Conservative MP for Wycombe Steve Baker, Gordon Kerr, a whistle-blowing former banker who now heads up consultancy Cobden Partners. ***

Pre event press release:

All invited to join Occupy London’s Criminal Investigation Unit’s[...]

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An occupier’s perspective: Letter to the Leveson Enquiry

We are starting a new section on the website which aims to give the varied and diverse voices of Occupy London an increased presence on the website. Below is the first submission from one of the occupiers - Steve Rushton – who has been involved since late October camping at OccupyLSX. 
Steve’s letter, which has[...]

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