Minutes of recent OL meetings
MINUTES FROM ANDRIA:
Present were: Obi, Vica, Mark W, Jonni, Jamie, Mike G, Inka, Dave D, Tim F, Ellena, Steve B and Andria: .
Mark kicked off with a comment about the importance of thinking about OBJECTIVES & GOALS; where do we want to go and how are we gonna get there.. There was then[...]
AWAITING TRANSCRIPTION. Work in Progress.
Occupy London will hold every 3 months a meeting which will have at least 1 delegate from each working group present.
Working groups or individuals may also call GAs on specific issues when needed.
Internal issues may be taken to the strategy meeting, but if possible this should be avoided,[...]
11am: RECAP on last session
11:15 General Assemblies?
– What is the purpose of holding a GA?
– How can we involve people in assemblies creatively?
– Who will oganise them?
-how do we organise them?
13:00 1h Lunch
13:30 45min RMT
14:15 15min Break
14:30 1h Feedback working groups
1. Feedback from Working[...]
Steve B. – Precariat
Phoenix Rainbow- Squatting, Squash Campaign.
Steve M. – Solidarity with Syria.
The future of Occupy – final discussion. 13th October 2013
Should we do this again? Information overload. Working group meeting once a month – alternative
to GA which is more about recruitment. One meeting to discuss one subject[...]
If you liked the housing bubble, you’ll LOVE the carbon bubble! Not content with speculating on people’s right to a roof over their head, our banker friends are now gambling on catastrophic climate change! We can’t burn 80% of fossil fuel reserves without causing dangerous climate change, but in the City traders are still gambling[...]Read more →
General Assembly from August 1st 2013.
August 24th 2013. Mass Sleep out on the steps of St. Paul’s Cathedral. 50 other events in various cities around the country.
Solidarity for Balcombe Community Protection Camp.
Solidarity for DPAC week of action.
£200.00 to Reclaim the Power to re-imburse people who have already bought[...]
The Occupy movement came into being in the wake of the Arab spring and the anti-austerity movements in Spain and Greece.
State supported neo-liberal capitalism is devastating the world in different places at different times.
Right now people in Turkey are rising against their government by creating democratic spaces in the cities and towns. While[...]
Big thanks to all who attended for an extremely exciting meeting and big commiseration’s to all who could not attend.
Agenda points with summary:
Occupy The Arms Fair
A mass action being organized by Occupiers and a coalition called Stop the Arms Fair and Turkish and brazilian groups was discussed. A member of[...]
It started as an experiment, but the Economics Working Group are now taking economics to the people visiting Speakers’ Corner Hyde Park.
General Assembly Agenda:
Police Spies and Stephen Lawrence smear campaign.
Consensus reached on the following things:
1. Consensus to entrust the press team to write a solidarity statement for Trenton[...]