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Confronting the Many Faces of Repression

THIS IS A REPOST OF THIS ARTICLE, TO PLACE IT WHERE COMMENTS ARE OPEN, AS THE ORIGINAL AUTHOR CITED BELOW CHOSE TO POST THIS ON THE FRONT PAGE OF A COMMUNITY WEBSITE WITH COMMENTS CLOSED.  THE ARTICLE IS COPIED IN FULL WITH ZERO EDITS. October 22, 2012 at 12:33 pm. Posted by AntiRepression-Committee Categories: Announcements, Anti-Repression Committee, Solidarity Statements   Introduction: Rethinking Repression Over the past year, we have experienced many forms of overt police repression, from the camp eviction and night of tear gas on October 25th, to raids on the vigil, to … Continued

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Willi Paul Launches newmythologist.com > idea > journey > community

http://newmythologist.com/  i d e a > j o u r n e y > c o m m u n i t y Launch Content (9/23/12) [A.] “Transition Tales” – a community interview from a recent Reskilling Expo sponsored by Transition Palo Alto [B.] stories for new myths #1 “We are Celilo Falls” by – Micheal Sunanda [C.] Equations for a New Global Mythology (ver 1.0) PR Newmythologist.com incorporates video storytelling and digital conversations to accelerate our client’s self-discovery, values and messaging. We develop an organization’s story and brand using techniques championed by myth scholar … Continued

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URGENT: Ally with us to defend our community KPFA radio station

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KPFA & Pacifica, a strategic asset for social movements by Daniel Borgström daniel41@trip.net August 27, 2012 KPFA and the Pacifica radio network are a strategic asset for grassroots movements challenging the status quo. It has given Occupy some very good coverage. However, this cannot be taken for granted, because this radio station and network are under attack (from within). There is now an election going on for the KPFA board which could determine the future of this radio station and the Pacifica network. KPFA, at 94.1 FM, is the local … Continued

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Connection, Respect, Community, Transition. Interview with Judith Katz with The Connection Action Project by Willi Paul.

Connection, Respect, Community, Transition. Interview with Judith Katz with The Connection Action Project by Willi Paul.     excerpt: “… we face profoundly urgent transitions, a salient feature of our movement is a new kind of relationship among human beings characterized by openness and willingness to live and work together in community, and honoring our individual and collective gifts. It is our goal to foster and nourish mutually beneficial relationships.” JK http://planetshifter.com/node/1991 19893

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Solidarity from Occupy Knoxville

A letter of support – prepared in our 2/7/1012 GA From Occupy Knoxville To our brothers and sisters in Occupy Oakland Following the tumultuous protests in Oakland on January 26th, Mayor Jean Quan of Oakland has appealed to OWS nationwide to disown Occupy Oakland. We wish to state, in the strongest possible terms, that we have no intention of “disowning” ANY part of this movement. We recognize that, as a leaderless movement, certain individuals within the movement may commit acts which we may disagree with as individuals. No one individual … Continued

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