Action Alert

Action Alert!

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. 

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: 

Occupy the Mall on Buy Nothing Day

Occupy the Mall on Buy Nothing Day

For every dollar or credit spent on gifts, we sacrifice time, giving something material in exchange for providing our friends and family with the gift of ourselves.… We remain deprived of connection with those around us, and struggle to fill this emptiness with commodities that we do not need. In reality, all we need is one another. BUY NOTHING. 

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 

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 

Meeting between OE & the City Manager and EPD

This message was prepared by two participants of the Friday (10/21) meeting with the City Manager and Eugene Police Department (EPD), which started a discussion about suspending the order for arrests on Friday night and finding a viable site for Occupy Eugene. 

Student Solidarity Rally

Student Solidarity Rally

On June 11, from 7 to 11 p.m. we will take to the streets of Eugene, banging pots and pans to show our support for students in Montreal, Eugene and around the world. 

Global Protest - Rally at the Fed!

Global Protest – Rally at the Fed!

What: Rally at the Old Federal Building Where: E 7th Ave and Pearl St. When: Saturday, May 12,  12:00pm- 3:00pm In solidarity with the many actions in Europe, the U.S. and elsewhere. See  http://www.may12.net/ for a list of all of the cities where people are rallying around the globe. Our demands are for: Social Justice 

Press Conference: Moratorium on Foreclosures Now!

Press Conference: Moratorium on Foreclosures Now!

On Friday, May 11, on the steps of the Lane County Courthouse at noon, Occupy Eugene’s Foreclosure Committee will hold a press conference calling on Governor John Kitzhaber and Attorney General John Kroger to declare a moratorium on all foreclosures in the state. 

May Day Strike!

May Day Strike!

In solidarity with Occupy May Day General Strike we, Occupy Eugene, are gathering together May 1st to stand up against injustices, imbalances, and corruption brought about by corporate greed and the 1% who benefit from the massive system of oppression facing this and future generations.