Monthly Archives: October 2011

Unions back Occupy Wall Street movement, US | The Hill

By Kevin Bogardus – 10/15/11 10:29 AM ET Union leaders say they feel vindicated by the Occupy Wall Street protests and are doing all they can to keep the movement going.  Years before the rallies began, union leaders frequently blamed … Continue reading

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The Fantastic Success of Occupy Wall Street | Immanuel Wallerstein

Commentary No. 315, Oct. 15, 2011 The Occupy Wall Street movement – for now it is a movement – is the most important political happening in the United States since the uprisings in 1968, whose direct descendant or continuation it … Continue reading

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LABOUR POWER IS IN FOR 15O!: EPSU welcomes the world wide mobilization for change

The European Federation of Public Service Unions (EPSU) salutes the global movement of citizens organizing actions on 15th October. This movement was launched by millions of young, unemployed and working people in the streets of Spain to protest government austerity … Continue reading

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Important Call #15O Mobilisation: #OccupyPublicTransportation

Dear change makers, comrades, revolutionaries! Tomorrow, the 15th October, will be the most special day in human history after the day occupation was invented. Tomorrow will be the symbol of awakening of humankind. After suffering from long during elite rule, humanity is … Continue reading

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Agora Brussels : 8th to 15th October

Via Scoop.it – Mapping Social Network Unionism WorldwideAgora Brussels continues its activities. Yesterday, during the day, workshops about horizontality and assemblies, european austerity measures and influence of financial lobbies took place for the fourth day. In the context with the … Continue reading

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Unions and the Occupy Mvt (Lee Sustar, Socialist Worker, USA) | via Peter Waterman

Same struggle, same fight Lee Sustar looks at the dynamics of the unions’ support for the Occupy movement. October 11, 2011 Nurses bring their solidarity to Occupy Wall Street (Bob Jagendorf) A SPIRITED labor protest against a mortgage bankers’ meeting in … Continue reading

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Call to action: reconstitute the International Brigades! | ROARMAG

By Jérôme E. Roos On October 11, 2011 Youth of Europe, look around yourself! What do you have to lose? A miserable life? Frustration? Powerlessness? Exploitation? Submission?   Written by Federico Campagna, originally published at Through Europe All across Europe, youth, workers, the unemployed, retirees, … Continue reading

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The Cyberunions Podcast – Episode Twenty One: Organise, Network, Occupy!

by WALTON PANTLAND on OCTOBER 11, 2011 · LEAVE A COMMENT ·in PODCAST Organise, Network, Occupy! http://cyberunions.org/wp-content/plugins/audio-player-oogiechetos/assets/player.swf?ver=2.0.4.1 Download OGG 0:30 Walton and Stephen’s updates Stephen visits Occupy Boston Coalition of Resistance in Glasgow had a teleconference with Occupy Wall Street Occupy Manchester and People First in Glasgow The Occupy movement is more than … Continue reading

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Workplaces and Social Networking The Implications for Employment Relations | via Cyberunions

This report sets out the results of a small-scale research project commissioned by Acas examining the implications of social networking and mobile information and communications technologies (ICT) for employment relations. Social networking involves use of an online platform or website … Continue reading

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Today Liberty Plaza had a visit from Slavoj Zizek Posted Oct. 9, 2011, 6:04 p.m. EST | OccupyWallSt

Transcripts Part One …2008 financial crash more hard earned private property was destroyed than if all of us here were to be destroying it night and day for weeks. They tell you we are dreamers. The true dreamers are those … Continue reading

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Arrested in parc Elisabeth #marchabruselas #walktobrussels

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D.C. Protests: Reports Of Pepper-Spray Incident At Air And Space Museum

Via Scoop.it – Mapping Social Network Unionism Worldwide WASHINGTON — According to dispatches on Twitter, security officials at the Smithsonian Air and Space museum used pepper spray on “Stop the Machine” demonstrators protesting an exhibition on drone aircraft, which is … Continue reading

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Beyond Wall Street: ‘Occupy’ protests go global – CNN.com

Via Scoop.it – Mapping Social Network Unionism Worldwide Wall Street is more than 10,000 miles away from Melbourne, but 24-year-old Australian Alex Gard felt a kinship to the outrage expressed on the streets of Manhattan.Show original

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Occupy Wall Street: The Most Important Thing in the World Now | Naomi Klein

8th October 2011 By Naomi Klein I was honored to be invited to speak at Occupy Wall Street on Thursday night. Since amplification is (disgracefully) banned, and everything I say will have to be repeated by hundreds of people so others … Continue reading

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The Statement Released By The Wall Street Protesters |

Michel Bauwens, 8th October 2011 In the first video, Keith Olbermann Reads The Statement Released By The Wall Street Protesters. In the second video, Max Keiser advises the movement to use reverse capitalism to decapitalize the financial predators. This is followed by a … Continue reading

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Gliffy Public Diagram – ASAMBLEAS 15 M 1 CS

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15th october: #United we will re-invent the world | Just another Take The Square Sites site

Via Scoop.it – Mapping Social Network Unionism WorldwideOn October 15th people from all over the world will take to the streets and squares. From America to Asia, from Africa to Europe, people are rising up to claim their rights and … Continue reading

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Click here to call on European leaders to bail out people not banks

Via Scoop.it – Mapping Social Network Unionism Worldwide The outrageous Greece bailout plan, written by bankers, floods banks with free taxpayer money and doesn’t help Greek people.Show original

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Click to here to join the Wall Street occupiers and demand real democracy!

Via Scoop.it – Mapping Social Network Unionism Worldwide Thousands of Americans have taken over Wall Street — joining a global movement to end corruption and demand real democracy. Let’s build this new movement for change. Add your voice now!Show original

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Moving towards a peaceful ‘war of manoeuvre’ in a global class warfare

Via Scoop.it – Mapping Social Network Unionism WorldwideAs P2P Foundation has also been closely following and reporting on it, P2P Global Revolutions has already been taking a momentum globally, since the historical event of Tahrir Square.The time table can also … Continue reading

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