Come watch a movie that will raise your awareness and inform our local activist community about other social movements in the world, so that we may learn and build solidarity. Discussion follows.
Please come join us at the Last Friday Art Walk at OEV to make signs for Saturday’s People United March. My Name Is ______ And I AM A Person. This will be a potluck, so bring a dish or beverage to share and eating utensils. Art supplies will be provided.
University of Oregon’s Multicultural center will be bringing Boots Riley, activist and underground conscious hip hop MC, who will be speaking on the intersection of art and activism for revolutionary change through music on Wednesday February 15th in Lillis 182. Boots Riley will be performing later that night in WOW hall at 9:30PM with The Coup.
40 minutes of short videos followed by discussion with brunch.
Synopsis: The Take Back the Land- Movement is a national network of organizations dedicated to elevating housing to the level of a human right and securing community control over land. The Movement must be led by impacted communities and is firmly rooted in ‘Positive Action’ campaigns, including those which break the immoral laws which allow banks to gain billions in profit while human beings are made homeless.
We are having a march in solidarity with the rest of the world against ACTA – Anti Counterfeiting Trade Agreement – tonight at 6pm in Wayne Morse Free Speech Plaza. We will have a short march to the Federal Courthouse where people will be able to speak out against this tyrannical set of laws. Please
Come learn how to take effective minutes! We need more minute takers for General Assemblies and committee meetings.
Saturday, February 11th, noon to 1pm @ Growers Round Table 454 Willamett
On Saturday, February 11, come help get our building ready to host the Occupy Oregon Statewide Assembly.
We will rally at Wayne Morse Free Speech Plaza at 1 PM and proceed to march at 2 PM to Eugene’s Federal Courthouse. Message: “President Obama: Grant Clemency NOW!!!” Come support the Native American activist who was wrongly convicted and illegally imprisoned for over 36 years. When: Saturday, February 4, 1 – 4 pm.
A benefit for Occupy Eugene by Badass Productions, featuring Alder street All-stars, Reign and Bishop.
Cosponsored by the Lane branch-Industrial Workers of the World, Occupy Eugene, AFSME 3214 & Eugene-Springfield Solidarity Network. Free admission. Poverty is no accident. It comes from 20% of the planet’s population using 80% of it’s resources. This exploitation has historical roots, but now is based on unfair debt, trade and tax policies toward the lower