Minutes of OL General Assemblies
Start from St. Paul’s Cathedral. Original site of the moots to vote on the Lord Mayor of the City of London
Liverpool Street. Deutche Bank jobsworths.[…]Read more →
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Sara – Facilitator
Liz – Cofacilitator
Saskia – Minutes
Key decision reached on only proposal “Next week the GA will move to Sunday at 3pm at St Pauls for an experimental period until there is a proposal to shift it again” for full discussion see second half of minutes.[…]
Event: General Assembly
Location: Liverpool St. Station. Opposite Bishopsgate Police Station.
Weather: Dry. Friday night and lots of people about.
Date: Friday 29th June 2012
Starts: 1915 hours
Hosted by the EEE and Economics Working Group.
After the Roving G.A. it was too busy in the pubs. We decided upon gettting[…]Read more →
Bread and Circuses | Spectacle in the time of austerity
Weapons of Mass Distraction
We face a hostile corporate assault on public spaces, art and communities. A large space in central London has been liberated for a one-day event: talks, debates, art, screenings, music and celebration.
Grand spectacles are being used by the[…]
General Assembly – 16th June 2012
The Steps of St Pauls – 2pm
Weather – Sunny, with a bit of a chill in the air.
The first in a series of General Assemblies looking at creating alternatives.
Facilitators – Liz & Ben
Minutes – Jack
Liz – Hi everyone, welcome! I’m Liz, this is Ben.[…]
Steps Of St Paul’s – 2pm
Weather – Lovely, Sunny Day
Number Present – Around 20
Proposal 1 – Occupy London to support the Carnival of Dirt
Jack – The Corporations Working Group proposes that Occupy London lends its support and varied skills to the Carnival of Dirt. It would be greatly strengthened by having[…]
1st June 2012 – GA, St Paul’s (minutes Matt Varnham)
Occupy Rio + proposal – Peter Colville
Peter: in a few weeks time, 21st-26th world leaders are meeting in Rio 20 years after the Earth summit establishing the Kyoto Protocols. Over last few weeks,EEE WG have been in contact with OWS, Occupy Vancouver and others[…]Read more →
Weather: Dry, warmish turning cooler as the night wore on!
Facilitator: Liz Beech
Minute Taker: Harj Dhillon
Present: 7 occupiers- with a few arriving as meeting went on.
Introduction: LB read out the SSP & GA’s hand signals.
a) 1 Finsbury Square finance proposal : Sanitation + Gas= £170
* Van hire + graffiti removal+[…]
Steps of St Pauls – 7:00pm Weather – Unseasonably bitter and cold
Facilitation – Liz / Vica Note taker – Jack
Proposals for consensus / discussion
1. Proposal for May Funding. – PASSED WITH AMMENDMENT
2. Request for travel expenses. – BLOCKED
3. Proposal to clarify objections, amendments, blocks. – DISCUSSED
4. Proposal for post-ratification[…]