Submitted by gwen on October 30, 2011 - 2:25pm
Below is the proposal passed by the Occupy Oakland General Assembly on Wednesday October 26, 2011 in reclaimed Oscar Grant Plaza. 1607 people voted. 1484 voted in favor of the resolution, 77 abstained and 46 voted against it, passing the proposal at 96.9%. The General Assembly operates on a modified consensus process that passes proposals with 90% in favor and with abstaining votes removed from the final count.
Submitted by gwen on October 6, 2011 - 2:24am
In case you've been living under a rock: The Occupy Wall Street is spreading. And it's coming to Philadelphia.
At Tuesday's General Assembly, more than 1,000 people representing Occupy Philadelphia voted to begin occupation THIS Thursday, October 6th, at 9 am at City Hall.
After the meeting, I was walking back to my bus stop with an organizer I respect a whole lot. He said this: