#OccuTrip News Roundup (Day 6)
Here’s a round-up of recent news about our trip and solidarity actions with Occupy Boston! Occutrip Boston: Mortgages Underwater Puppet Protest, Tiny-tenting, and OWS Panel via Paramus Post Open Media Boston Supports Occupy UMass Boston; Calls for Public Action to Defend #OUMB Encampment via OpenMediaBoston.com Occupy protesters march through city via Boston.com Occupy Boston and Occupy...
On the heels of a difficult meeting yesterday - where many people left feeling disrespected and frustrated - we met again today: Group meeting at a BoLoco restaurant. Never seen one of these before twitter.com/OWSBus/status/… — OccuTrip (@OWSBus) January 30, 2012 Some of the issues we were encountering: confusion around individual autonomy vs. commitment to group, timeliness at gatherings, and...
#OccuTrip News Roundup
Here’s a round-up of news about our road trip so far: Occupy Wall Street Builds Momentum for Spring Resurgence: Launches 5-Week Bus Trip - Paramus Post Activists take off on 5-week Occupy road trip - Wall Street Journal Occupy protesters expected in Boston - MyFoxNews.com OccuTrip Press Release - OccupyWallSt.org
Breakout group joins Occupy UMass Boston for...
Late yesterday afternoon, the #OccuTrip crew got word on Twitter that Occupy UMass Boston students, who’ve been holding down an occupation inside their student center for almost a week, were threatened with eviction: We have been served by the administration.Please come down to the Terrace for an ER GA! #OUMB #obumbraid twitter.com/OccupyUMB/stat… — Occupy UMass Boston (@OccupyUMB)...
Arrival Date - City 1/25 - Providence 1/27 - Boston 2/01 - Northampton 2/03 - Albany 2/06 - Rochester 2/08 - Ithaca 2/11 - Buffalo 2/14 - Pittsburgh 2/19 - Lancaster 2/21 - Philadelphia 2/26 - Newark 2/27 - New York
First Orientation Meeting
We had our first orientation meeting on Monday, the following items were discussed: Welcome/Introductions Our bus and how we’re using it Anti-oppression training Discussion of our role as New Yorkers visiting other cities Legal training (with special focus on vehicle searches) Questions