5PM Today: Instant Run-off Voting Working Group Meeting

December 6, 2011

On Oct. 16, the Occupy Portland General Assembly agreed to support efforts to establish ranked ballots for the City of Portland. The General Assembly of Occupy Portland advocates for Ranked Choice Instant Runoff Voting (or IRV). The following amendment was added before it passed: Understanding that this step is in itself insufficient but that...
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Rally, March, Potluck – Dec. 10th

December 5, 2011
Rally, March, Potluck – Dec. 10th

Stand with communities around the world for International Human Rights Day because people should be more important than profits. 1:00 pm - Rally at Director Park: 815 SW Park Ave in Portland 2:00 pm - March to shopping locations to remind holiday shoppers to match their money to their values. 3:00 pm – Return to Director Park for music and...
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Dec. 6th Portland Action – National Day of Action Against Foreclosures

December 5, 2011

The details have come in… PORTLAND ACTION
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Tonight, 7PM, Dec. 5 @ Red and Black Cafe – Arun Gupta

December 5, 2011
Tonight, 7PM, Dec. 5 @ Red and Black Cafe – Arun Gupta

Arun Gupta and his partner Michelle Fawcett have been traveling around the country the last two months and have visited 24 occupations.  They will be speaking about the politics and organizing of occupations tonight at the Red and Black Cafe.  Michelle will show some of her videos.  The event is at 7pm.  Donations to...
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Dec. 6th: National Day of Action to Stop Foreclosures

December 4, 2011
Dec. 6th: National Day of Action to Stop Foreclosures

Unsettle Portland, a sister group of Occupy Portland has taken on the foreclosed home fight. From their website: NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION AGAINST FORECLOSURES COMES TO PORTLAND The Occupy Wall Street movement has extended its focus to include spaces that the banks are trying to empty. Go here for some remarkable victories that have already happened. This...
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Dec. 9, 4:30PM: Teach-In for Occupy “Everything You Wanted to Know about Revolution but were Afraid to Ask”

December 4, 2011
Dec. 9, 4:30PM: Teach-In for Occupy “Everything You Wanted to Know about Revolution but were Afraid to Ask”

Teach-in Location & Time Portland Community College Cascade Campus Moriarty Arts and Humanities Building (Auditorium room ) 705 N. Killingsworth St. Portland, OR 97217 Friday, December 9th, starting at 4pm ending around 7:30 The Democratic Imagination: Studies in Revolutionary Consciousness Occupy Memes: Recontextualization as a Method of Justice Wealth Inequality: The Economics of American Capitalism...
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D17 Rally and March – Immigrant Rights ARE Worker Rights

December 4, 2011
D17 Rally and March – Immigrant Rights ARE Worker Rights

Somos el 99%  είμαστε το 99% мы на 99% chúng tôi là 99% We are the 99% sisi ni 99% WHY: 99% united for an economy that won’t divide us: Immigrants’ Rights are Workers’ Rights! WHEN: Saturday, December 17 | 10 am Rally & 11 am March WHERE: South Park Blocks between SW Salmon and Main...
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The Reoccupation Continues!

December 4, 2011
The Reoccupation Continues!

This statement is released by the Information Committee **Update: Protesters have since decided to leave the park and tonight’s Spokescouncil will be held at Shemanski Park, SW Park and Salmon St. at 7pm** As of 10am on Dec 4 we continue to occupy Shemanski Park (also known as Our Park) at the corner of...
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We have a park!

December 3, 2011
We have a park!

The peaceful Occupation of Shemanski Park (also known as Our Park) has begun! Come on down to Shemanski Park on Park Avenue between Salmon and Main Streets for our Reoccufest. The kitchen is open. There’s live music on stage. I think I even saw a Christmas Tree light up. Bring love. Bring tents. Bring...
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Re-Occu-Fest March Route

December 3, 2011
Re-Occu-Fest March Route

Details about the reoccupation can be found here. “We have a plan, we have sustainability, and we have security culture. We just need you!” We will Occupy to continue to have a dialogue with our friends and neighbors to educate, illuminate and ultimately change the very world we live in to one that champions social and...
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