Kevin Gosztola is livestreaming from the Occupy National Gathering, where attendees are participating in break-out “visioning” sessions and discussing what the goals of Occupy should be. No discussion of tactics, just goals for the future. Here’s how to participate.
|By: Kevin Gosztola Wednesday July 4, 2012 10:15 am|
|By: Kevin Gosztola Sunday July 1, 2012 4:00 pm|
Record-breaking heat has been sweeping the United States. The Occupy movement is holding a major National Gathering in Philadelphia right now, where the temperature has reached ninety-five degrees Fahrenheit. Anyone spending hours out in this weather needs to drink water so as not to pass out from heat exhaustion. But Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, a Democrat, has issued orders instructing city departments and other organizations in the city to not give water to occupiers.
|By: tobiasfox Friday June 15, 2012 8:09 pm|
Occupiers are traveling caravan-style from the 4 corners of the United States to converge in Philly for a national gathering from June 30 to July 4, picking up riders and vehicles along the way. The Northeast caravan will stop in Newark, New Jersey overnight on 6/29.
You are welcome to join the actions, festivities and share the evening’s potluck meal. Bring your signs! Bring your instruments! Bring your voices!!!
|By: John Washington Friday June 15, 2012 1:00 pm|
The mainstream media is busy painting Occupy as dead meanwhile Occupiers are continuing the fight for social and economic justice on all fronts. Occupy Philadelphia has been organizing for the Occupy National Gathering in Philadelphia since October, and now only a few weeks away, everyone is gearing up for an action packed week in Philly. Nate Kleinman who has been a major part of the organizing process joined us for a National Gathering Presentation to discuss the process used to create this sure-to-be historic event.
|By: John Washington Sunday June 10, 2012 1:00 pm|
From June 30th to July 4th The Occupy Movement will converge on Philadelphia for the Occupy National Gathering. Occupiers in Philly have been working on this for months and now the time has come.