The Plunder of Our Time

The Plunder of Our Time

Please join Occupy Eugene, the Eugene-IWW, AFSME Local 3214 and ESSN for a screening of “The plunder of our time: Why Wall Street is not too big to jail.

When: Mon. Nov. 21rst @ 7pm
Where: Cozmic Pizza (8th Ave. and Charnelton)
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Also available in : Spanish

Thursday, Nov 17th is International Day of Action

Thursday, Nov 17th is International Day of Action

This Thursday, November 17th, Occupy Wall Street (OWS) has called for an International Day of Action. In solidarity with OWS, Occupy Eugene is encouraging everyone to participate in this day of non-violent and direct action. March With Us from Wake the Beast on Vimeo. There will be a march on the banks starting at the

EPD officer and protester clasp hands. Photo by Tracy Sydor.

Organizer on KUGN Morning News

Here is a transcript with Occupy Eugene organizer Samuel Rutledge on KUGN Morning News with Storm and Grant on November 14 (download .mp3): Storm: Why this all started and what are you actually protesting? Sam: The Occupy movement started back in September in New York City and a group of people came together to start

"We are the Many" - Makana

“We are the Many” – Makana

“We’ll occupy the streets, we’ll occupy the courts, we’ll occupy the offices of you, till you do the bidding of the many, not the few.” Inspired by the Occupy Wall Street movement, artist Makana, wearing an “Occupy with Aloha” T-shirt performed his song “We are the Many” at a dinner with leaders from 21 economies.

New Forums

Our forum upgrade was completed today and the new forum is located at http://occupyeugenemedia.org/discussion/ The new forum offers our users many new features and enhanced capabilities. We switched to a new forum platform, so we were unable to transfer our forum users. We apologize for the unavoidable extra step, but everyone is required to re-register

Candlelight Vigil for Occupy Portland

Candlelight Vigil for Occupy Portland

In support of Occupy Portland: Candlelight Vigil TONIGHT @ Occupy Eugene. Occupy Portland has been ordered an eviction notice from their site as of midnight tonight. Come peacefully protest in support of the global Occupation. Bring extra candles/candleholders, signs in support of Portland. Let’s hold our vigil along the sidewalk on 7th (Big Red side

Defend the Egyptian Revolution – End Military Trials for Civilians

Defend the Egyptian Revolution – End Military Trials for Civilians

Occupy Eugene will have a day of action on Saturday, November 12, beginning at 12:00pm. We will meet at Free Speech plaza, march at noon to the Federal Building (as it is the most visible representation of the US Government in Eugene), and then march to the occupation site at 6th & Washington. Once at

Egan Warming Center Training Saturday

Egan Warming Center Training Saturday

In an effort to support the Occupy Eugene camp and its occupiers, the Egan Warming Center is inviting all those interested to attend a training on professional homeless assistance. The training aims to better work with and care for the homeless community on site and make a positive impact within camp. Who: Egan Warming Center

Bruce Beasley's 'Big Red' Becomes Willing Participant of Occupy Eugene

Bruce Beasley’s ‘Big Red’ Becomes Willing Participant of Occupy Eugene

Bruce Beasley’s ‘Big Red’ Becomes Willing Participant of Occupy Eugene   Bruce Beasley’s “Big Red,” the abstract steel sculpture which has sat in Washington-Jefferson Park between Sixth and Seventh Avenues since 1974, is a special feature of the City of Eugene’s landscape as well as the community’s culture. So while Occupy Eugene readied itself for

We stand in solidarity with the students and teachers at Occupy Cal

We stand in solidarity with the students and teachers at Occupy Cal

As shown in this video, U.C. Berkeley students trying to set up an Occupy encampment faced a violent altercation with campus police, who arrested seven protesters and tore down tents along the campus’ Sproul Plaza Wednesday afternoon. The police, wearing riot gear, clashed with students again Wednesday evening as they attempted to reestablish their camp.