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Policing the Police: Your Right to Record Law Enforcement

Policing the Police: Your Right to Record Law Enforcement

May 16, 5:30pm at 300 Country Club Rd., Eugene is the next Police Commissioners meeting where discussion of the policy will take place.  Go to the hearing or submit comments at http://www.eugene-or.gov/index.aspx?NID=1344.       The Eugene Police Department is in the process of drafting a new policy regarding the right of the public to record police interactions. 

Film: Fire in the Heartland

Film: Fire in the Heartland

http://encirclefilms.org/ Don’t miss this outstanding film this Thursday, May 7 at 6 PM at the old Bijou (492 E. 13th Ave. Eugene). It tells the truth and inspires unlike the recent PBS documentary about “the end of the sixties” quoting Buchanan of all people at length and suggesting that Nixon felt terrible about the student 

Come Raise a Glass to Celebrate Community Radio!

Come Raise a Glass to Celebrate Community Radio!

Wed May 6th 2015 Eugene PeaceWorks is working to bring KEPW-LP 97.3, a real community radio station to Eugene!  Occupy Eugene sincerely supports this effort because independent media is so important in an era where we receive our news more and more based on corporate interests.  PeaceWorks just got word from the FCC that they 

Earth Day in the Park!

Invite your friends! EARTH DAY 2015 is on! Forty five years after it began, a committee of local organizers is keeping the global celebration alive in Eugene/Springfield! This year’s event, April 25th at Alton Baker Park, replaces the recently- canceled annual observance originally scheduled for April 18th at EWEB (River Place Plaza). “EARTH DAY IN 

Human Rights and the Crisis of Youth Homelessness

​HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE CRISIS OF YOUTH HOMELESSNESS 11:30am to 3pm April 25, 2015. First Christian Congregational Church 1050 E. 23rd Ave., Eugene OR A community forum and conversation on the growing numbers of children and youth who are unhoused in the Eugene/Springfield Area and what can be done toward elimination of this violation of 

Opportunity Village Eugene video is chosen for the Eugene International Film Festival!

Opportunity Village Eugene video is chosen for the Eugene International Film Festival!

Playing Saturday, November 8 @ 3 pm, Valley River Center Regal Cinemas, 500 Valley River Center, Eugene Oregon. Homes for the Houseless tells the story of how the transitional micro- housing project, Opportunity Village Eugene, is transforming lives through community. Produced by Occupy Eugene Media Group member Jana Thrift and David Zupan with Eugene Peaceworks. 

MUSIC IN THE MEADOW: Benefit for Nightingale Health Sanctuary

MUSIC IN THE MEADOW: Benefit for Nightingale Health Sanctuary

Kickoff fundraiser: Sat., Jun. 7, 11am-6pm, Madison Meadow, W. 22nd and Madison; featuring Walker T. Ryan, SugarBeets, other local musicians & talented students. 

Funds raised will support NHS and will provide amenities like port-a-potties for current homeless camps. NHS will provide safe community for un-housed people with disabilities living alongside individuals who can provide support. 

Beyond Toxics: BEE-FEST! A celebration of America’s most bee-friendly city

Beyond Toxics: BEE-FEST! A celebration of America’s most bee-friendly city

Eugene is the 1st US city to pass a resolution to ban bee-killing pesticides & make pesticide-free parks a priority! 

Live music, yo-yo demo, bubble art, face painting, field games, kid’s book give-away & poetry workshop, prizes, beekeepers, coloring books, open mic poetry reading. 

Sponsor: Smith Family Bookstore. Coconut Bliss provides “SCOOPS FOR A CAUSE.” 

Occupy Eugene General Assembly

Occupy Eugene General Assembly

Occupy Eugene continues to hold GA’s at Growers Market. 

They are now being held 6:00 pm on the third Friday of each month. 

Please join us at our General Assembly at the Growers Market, 454 Willamette St., Eugene, OR. 

Occupy Eugene / Bankbusters Benefit Movie: Jekyll Island

Occupy Eugene / Bankbusters Benefit Movie: Jekyll Island

On Wednesday August 21 Occupy Eugene and Occupy Bankbusters will present a benefit showing of the new documentary Jekyll Island: the Truth Behind the Federal Reserve, produced and directed by Bill Still, at 7 PM in the EWEB Community Room at 500 E. 4th in Eugene.