On Friday, December 9th, the villagers of the Occupy Eugene camp created a voluntary set of agreements to live by on site in order to set a community standard . In two days over 160 villagers have signed. Villagers have come together to paint a picture of what their ideal community would like like and
This vision statement has been approved by the General Assembly of Occupy Eugene. It is a living, evolving statement approved by consensus of the Occupy Eugene General Assembly, December 6, 2011. We are a nonviolent, non-partisan, social-political movement for accountability and responsibility in government. We stand in solidarity with Occupy Movements around the globe and
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The Eugene City Council is being asked to support an extension of Occupy Eugene’s exemption to the no camping ordinance so the occupation can legally remain at Washington/Jefferson Park. The present exemption expires December 15 and the City council will meet to decide our fate this Monday, December 12th. Please join us to express your
Please support our 17 comrades who were arrested on November 17, International Day of Action (arrested outside Bank of America and Chase on 11/17). *Fifteen of the Eugene 17 have their court date Dec. 8 at 1 p.m. at 777 Pearl St. Rm. 104. *Dusk Winston’s court date is 12/7 at 9 a.m. MUNICIPAL COURT
Starting immediately Occupy Eugene will follow this new schedule Monday – Coordination Meeting 7:00 (Off-Site, check calendar for location) Tuesday – General Assembly 7:00 On-Site Wednesday – Village Meeting 7:00 On-Site (camp related issues only) Thursday – Coordination Meeting 7:00 On-Site Friday – General Assembly 7:00 On-Site Saturday – Open Assembly (formerly known as Grand
PETITION TO THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF EUGENE, OR We the undersigned request that the City of Eugene continue to partner with Occupy Eugene to provide a safe community to the hundreds of homeless who have been forced onto the streets due to the economic injustices of our times and who have now found
Please contact your local City Councilor asap and ask him/her to support an extension of Occupy Eugene’s exemption to the no camping ordinance. December 15th, Occupy Eugene’s present exemption expires. Contact your City Councilor and ask him/her to allow the occupation to continue at Washington/Jefferson Park. If you don’t know who your councilor is, click
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Come to Town Hall at MacCourt (University St. near 18th) at 3 p.m. today, Wed. November 30, for an Occupy action on tuition rates, student loans and the cost of education, brought to you by our Education Alliance. #occupyeugene #occupyoregon Please forward.
“There are many reasons I volunteer with Occupy Eugene … I am deeply concerned with humans who are less able to advocate for themselves,” said Occupy Eugene member and civil rights attorney Lauren Regan at the Why Occupy Eugene? panel discussion at Cozmic Pizza on November 28. “The brunt of the financial crisis has been