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Come to GA Dec. 9th to show solidarity with Occupy Sandy!

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Occupy Sandy is a volunteer effort of people from Occupy Wall Street, Interoccupy.net, 350.org, recovers.org, and others who have organized substantial help for victims of the big storm in New York and New Jersey, including providing supplies and helping with cleanup.  Thousands of Occupiers have served perhaps 1.5 million meals, even feeding the FEMA workers, filling a void left by government and private charities like the Red Cross. Instead of thanking these volunteers Mayor Bloomberg is threatening to shut down some of these relief efforts.  We want them to know … Continued

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BREAKING: Senate bill rewrite lets feds read your e-mail without warrants

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 Revised bill highlights ✭ Grants warrantless access to Americans’ electronic correspondence to over 22 federal agencies. Only a subpoena is required, not a search warrant signed by a judge based on probable cause. ✭ Permits state and local law enforcement to warrantlessly access Americans’ correspondence stored on systems not offered “to the public,” including university networks. ✭ Authorizes any law enforcement agency to access accounts without a warrant — or subsequent court review — if they claim “emergency” situations exist. ✭ Says providers “shall notify” law enforcement in advance of any plans to tell their customers that they’ve been the target of a warrant, order, or subpoena. ✭ Delays notification of customers … Continued

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California gets face scanners to spy on everyone at once

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In a single second, law enforcement agents can match a suspect against millions upon millions of profiles in vast detailed databases stored on the cloud. It’s all done using facial recognition, and in Southern California it’s already occurring. It’s done with state of the art facial recognition technology, and in Southern California it’s already happening. “Live high definition video enables FaceFirst to track and isolate the face of every person on every camera simultaneously,” the company claims on their website. “Up to 4 million comparisons per second, per clustered server” — that’s … Continued

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#DefendJodie — Take The Eviction Defense to the Bank’s Doorstep!

When: Back to Calendar November 20, 2012 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Where: meet @ Montgomery Bart Montgomery & Market San Francisco Contact: 510.207.0182 foreclosure@occupyoakland.org Now we take the eviction defense of Jodie Randolph to the banks’ doorstep! Again! We’ve got round-the-clock defense of the home. We put Morgan Stanley on notice and shut down their Oakland office with a group delegation two weeks ago. We’ve shut down the phone lines to one of their executive’s offices with a 2-day phone blast campaign. Now that we’ve got their attention, we demand that we speak with … Continued

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DEA Agent Told Not To Enforce Drug Laws In White Areas

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The drug-laws are like “prohibition”-laws during the 1920s: We need to  repeal them,  ASAP!! Enjoy this video !!http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2012/11/dea_agent_told_not_to_enforce_drug_laws_in_white_a.php Sincerely,   Mark “Truth-Seeker” Creek-Water Dorazio, Newark, Delaware, USA / 16-November-2012 Sent  to the web committee & posted. 44456

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Emergency Global Actions for Gaza

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Emergency Global Actions for Gaza Israel launched “Operation Pillar of Clouds” earlier this week with a series of air strikes. More than a dozen people have been killed so far including women and children. International solidarity activists are in the streets all over the world, we have to be in SF. Please share this event with your networks, bring your banners and signs n spirit to the action! Day 1: Thursday Nov 15th at 5:15pm at Israeli Consulate Day 2: Friday Nov 16th at 4:00pm at Israeli Consulate For additions … Continued

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Notes from GA 11-4-2012

General Assembly Notes 11/4/2012   Foreclosure Defense:             The Foreclosure Defense Committee asked for as many people as possible to attend their defense of a home, which is scheduled to be raided on Tuesday, 11/6/2012 at 9:00AM.  The address of this home will be posted on the occupyoakland.org website later today (Monday 11/5).  There will be a sleepover tonight at the home, and all are invited to attend.  Bring a sleeping bag, and food, for the sleepover; bring your bodies for the eviction defense on Tuesday morning.   Web Committee: … Continued

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Debt Resistance! The People’s Bailout Telethon Thurs. Nov. 15th – Livestream simulcast at NPML

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The Rolling Jubilee project and the Strike Debt initiative aim to leverage the debt collection system as a tool for direct action and mutual aid. We buy defaulted debt for pennies on the dollar, just as debt collectors would, but instead of attempting to collect it, we abolish it. For every dollar of defaulted debt we buy, $20 of debt will be abolished. This program launches on Thursday November 15th with a The People’s Bailout, a live “telethon” event in NYC  – where the goal is to raise $50,000, every … Continued

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General Assembly Notes 11/11/2012

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Foreclosure Defense:             The defense of Jodie Randolph’s home (1624 Foley, Alameda) continues.  Volunteers are needed to maintain resistance to seizure of the house, which can happen at any time until a reasonable repurchasing agreement is made with Morgan Stanley.  If you can devote some time to being part of the resistance at Jodie’s home, please contact the Foreclosure Defense Committee by email: foreclosure@occupyoakland.org   Events Committee:             Thanksgiving.  Everyone at the GA agreed that we should host a Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 22.  To avoid the problems of no … Continued

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