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Teach-In on the International Ramifications of the Occupy Movement

Teach-In on the International Ramifications of the Occupy Movement

Who: Occupy Eugene Education Alliance, Students and Faculty of the University of Oregon What: Teach-In on the International Ramifications of the Occupy Movement Where:115 Lawrence Hall room 115 University of Oregon When: 7:00pm There will be speakers who will address the student movements in Chile, Mexico, Spain, Portugal, France, and Germany. It is hoped to

Ways to get involved…

Looking for ways to get involved but don’t know where to plug in? Don’t have the time to get down to camp but want to contribute to the movement from your own home? We need help researching issues from foreclosures to campaign finance to ways to influence our local government. We need people to help

Why Occupy? A Community Conversation 11/28

Why Occupy? A Community Conversation 11/28

Why Occupy Eugene? A Community Conversation Members of Occupy Eugene (Lauren Regan, civil rights attorney; Jamil Jonna, UO graduate student and Silver Mogart, Community Alliance of Lane County community organizer) will speak about why they occupy, the historic significance of occupations as a form of protest, the importance of dissent, the financial crisis, environmental racism,

LA and Philly Occupations Face Evictions

Tonight, Occupy LA and Occupy Philly are facing much adversity as their city governments plan to use their citizens’ tax dollars to have their police forces evict the most promising social change movement in decades from their occupation sites. Occupy Eugene, which faces our own uncertain future this December 15th, stands in solidarity with Occupy

Occupy Cozmic Nov. 26

Occupy Cozmic Nov. 26

CLDC is hosting an event on Saturday in solidarity with Occupy Eugene. The proceeds will help defend the 17 activists arrested on Nov. 17th when they shut down five national banks in Eugene. No one turned away for lack of funds. Come dance and enjoy great company for a great cause! David Rovics, the Brass

Occupy Eugene a Stop on Last Friday Art Walk

Occupy Eugene a Stop on Last Friday Art Walk

Occupy Eugene is part of this month’s Last Friday Art Walk! So from 6-9 on November 25th (Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving) we will be an Art Walk stop with live music and arts galore at camp in Washington Jefferson Park. If you would like to contribute art to the cause, please contact Dani:

Winter Coat Exchange!

Winter Coat Exchange!

If you have a coat to give, drop it off. If you need a coat, pick one up. Join the global holiday from consumerism. Spend the day without spending! Fri. Nov. 25th\11am – 3pm; 55 W. Broadway.

12.3 - 12.4 Occupy Eugene Booth at the Holiday Market

12.3 – 12.4 Occupy Eugene Booth at the Holiday Market

Occupy Eugene will be holding a booth at the Holiday market this weekend! When: 10am-6pm Friday Nov. 25, Saturday Nov. 26, Sunday Nov. 27 Where: Lane County Fairgrounds, 13th & Jefferson Eugene, Oregon Occupy Eugene will have a table in the Non Profit area of the market and focus on community outreach. We will be

Occupy Eugene Responds Effectively to Crisis

November 19, 2011, Eugene-Saturday at the Occupy Eugene camp at Washington Jefferson Park, a medical emergency occurred involving the Eugene Police Department and paramedics. A man in his early 30’s overdosed from heroin around 4pm. Occupy protesters in camp immediately called 9-1-1 and came together to provide support. Luckily among the occupiers were a licensed