Daily Archives: April 13, 2012

GLOBAL MAY Weekly newsletter 30 March – 6 April

1   15M What is the plan? 2    May12 and May15 Newsletter 3   #BlockupyMilano towards Blockupy Frankfurt  (May 16-19th) 4   Upcoming calls from interoccupy 5   Call against EU fiscal treaty  6   Strike in Spain, March 29 7 Occupy’ Solidarity for Fare-Beating Strike in ‘Public’ Transportation / Dawn Goldman … Continue reading

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15M Global Strike – What is the plan? | Take the Square

1/ BACKGROUND AND GEOGRAPHIC EXPANSION 2/ PRINCIPLES AND DEMANDS, AIMS OF THE MOVEMENT 3/ 15M GLOBAL STRIKE AND SYSTEMATIC EXPANSION 1.1 Arab Spring: One goal, One strategy The Arab Spring was sparked by the first protests that occurred in Tunisia on 18 … Continue reading

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GENERAL STRIKE! Spain’s indignados inspire Occupy.| Adbusters

@Acampadabcn This article is available in: English Spanish Spain was hit with a massive General Strike today that shut down shopping centers, roads and transportation hubs. Barricades of burning tires were erected in Barcelona, hundreds of airline flights were canceled across … Continue reading

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Documenting the History of Social Network Unionism before the GLOBAL MAY STRIKES – Part I

Movement-Space-Movement cycle: Linkages between Zapatista-WaterWar-Seattle-WSF-ESF-[JSC-ALTERSUMMIT] and Arab Spring/ 15M /OCCUPY I First post of a series of key documents that trace back the efforts  have been made for the creation of a Globally Networked -preferably in a p2p distributed way- and reinvented … Continue reading

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‘Occupy’ as a business model: The emerging open-source civilisation by Michel Bauwens | Al Jazeera

The Occupy Wall Street movement is a model for a new economic paradigm, in which value is first created by communities. In Zuccotti Park, protesters created an ‘ethical economy’ based on the group’s shared values [GALLO/GETTY] Chiang Mai, Thailand - Last week I … Continue reading

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Coordinated efforts in Europe and North Africa to fight against Debt and Austerity

The International Citizen Debt Audit Network – ICAN, has been born under the slogan “We don’t owe! We won’t pay!”, bringing together movements and networks in different European and North African countries, fighting austerity measures through the implementation of Citizen … Continue reading

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