For those who maintain the occupation at night and all day: “They also serve who only stand and wait.” ~ John Milton (1608 – 1674) from Sonnet XIX.
LOTS OF NEW NEWS!
GA Minutes Nov. 7th, below the jump
Women’s Group Meeting, Tuesday, November 8th, 5pm: [Details below jump]
1) to take an informal survey on each person’s PoV regarding gender balance/imbalance…
2) talk specifically about the homeless population issues….
OccupyHouston’s next big scheduled event will take place on 11/11/11 – DAY OF SOLIDARITY. More details of this and other events and news are below the jump.
Occupy Houston Study and Strategy Discussion: Nov. 19th from 2 – 4:45pm in the Program Room of the Houston Public Library
Come out to this discussion where we will be addressing 3 main items:
1) Causes of the economic crisis
2) Finding concrete solutions
3) OccupyHouston – what comes next? – sustainability of the movement
More info below the jump
ARTICLE: OCCUPY HOUSTON MOVES TO SWEEP UP DOWNTOWN, Nov. 13th <==Click here to read: Occupy Houston wants to clean up your city…and yes, this means you. Occupy Houston is the local observance of the ongoing Occupy Wall Street movement, which was hatched by the Canadian magazine Adbusters, and while the campaign has certainly ruffled the feathers of municipalities across the United States, the Houston chapter seems to have it’s sights set on more sustainable actions. One of their directives is a city-wide invitation to help them sweep the downtown streets on a monthly basis. [Rest of article here.]
ARTICLE: Asheville (NC) under attack with snatch squads <==Click here to read: Police snatching Occupy Asheville participants in retaliation for Oakland solidarity march by occupy Sunday Nov 6th, 2011 2:24 PM [Rest of article here.]