Global Climate Convergence: Earth Day to May Day!

April 21, 2014
Global Climate Convergence: Earth Day to May Day!

The Global Climate Convergence for People, Planet and Peace over Profit is an education and direct action campaign beginning this spring with “10 Days to Change Course” running from Earth Day to May Day. The Convergence creates a unifying call for a solution as big as the crisis barreling down on us – an...
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28th AMENDMENT NATIONAL ROADSHOW

April 18, 2014
28th AMENDMENT NATIONAL ROADSHOW

THE 28TH AMENDMENT NATIONAL ROADSHOW BLASTS OFF WITH JOHN NICHOLS AND NEW FEATURE FILM PREVIEW. Q. What single political issue is the root cause of every policy challenge facing America? Why does the will of the people lose out every time to the interests of big industry? What political movement has the support of...
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April’s 99 Unite Civic Forum: Beyond “Tax the Rich” & “Taxed Enough Already”

April 14, 2014

WHEN: WED., Apr. 16th // 07:00 PM ~ 09:00 PM WHERE: Our office! — 1131 SE Oak St. FACEBOOK RSVP HERE Starting this month’s regular meeting, the 99 Unite Civic Forum will be actually discussing public policy issues of current interest. Since this meeting will be the day after the tax day, what better...
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“You are needed for a #WaveofAction.” ~Occupy Wall St.

April 3, 2014
“You are needed for a #WaveofAction.” ~Occupy Wall St.

TOMORROW, April 4th, #WaveofAction will commence the Spring activist season by launching celebrations at hundreds of former Occupy camp locations worldwide, honoring Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy of nonviolent action and spending the day connecting with allies. This free-for-all, crowdsourced campaign lasting 100 days will become what you, the people, make of it – self-organizing and organically...
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1st Debtors’ Assembly: Portland, Rockwood

March 26, 2014
1st Debtors’ Assembly: Portland, Rockwood

WHEN: SAT., Apr. 12th // 03:00 PM ~ 06:00 PM WHERE: Pat Pfiefer Park, Gresham, OR FACEBOOK RSVP HERE FREE FOOD AND FREE ENTERTAINMENT! In 2012, Strike Debt arose from a coalition of Occupy groups looking to build popular resistance to all forms of debt imposed by the banks. As individuals, families, and communities, most...
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IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Occupy Madison Build (WI)

March 20, 2014
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: Occupy Madison Build (WI)

We are approaching the FINAL THREE DAYS of Occupy Madison Build’s ambitious $50,000 crowdfunding campaign to build 10 tiny homes for Wisconsin’s houseless! Donate today to support Occupy’s involvement in the “Tiny House Movement!” Occupy Madison Build was born out of the pressing need for safe, affordable and permanent housing to an expanding houseless population,...
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IN THE SPOTLIGHT: #Justice4Cecily

March 18, 2014
IN THE SPOTLIGHT: #Justice4Cecily

Occupy Wall Street’s own Cecily McMillian is facing up to 7 years in prison for being physically and sexually assaulted by the NY Police Department during OWS’ six-month anniversary action in March 2012. McMillian was only observing when she was beaten, groped, and thrown into a seizure by officer Grantley Bovell’s actions. Since then, she...
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Corinne Ginter: “The Vulnerable Are Not Being Protected”

March 9, 2014
Corinne Ginter: “The Vulnerable Are Not Being Protected”

Corinne Ginter reached out to one of us, desperate to come forward and speak on behalf of Sylvia Reeve. The 88-year old mother and activist is in a vicious cycle of abuse, neglect and embezzlement by Adult Protection Services (APS), stripping her from her family and freedoms — all without her daughter’s knowledge. In this...
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Joseph M. “Hayseed” Devers (1949-2014)

March 6, 2014
Joseph M. “Hayseed” Devers (1949-2014)

I love you, and there’s nothing you can do about it. ~Joseph M. “Hayseed” Devers Joe “Hayseed” Devers (born June 24, 1949) may have been another “typical homeless man” by most downtown Portlanders, but to the houseless community and their advocates, he was an asset. An original Occupier during Chapman and Lownsdale, he joined...
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Eric Froshnider: “Housing Authority Terrorized me When I Spoke the Truth”

February 25, 2014
Eric Froshnider: “Housing Authority Terrorized me When I Spoke the Truth”

For years, Eric Froshnider made a living at his apartment owned by The Housing Authority of Portland (HAP). But when he found out that Steven L. Stanley, who lived one floor above him, was a wanted fugitive from Ohio who somehow passed a background check, he thought that his tip would be taken quickly. He...
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