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A Statement from Occupy Oakland’s Move-In Assembly

To the Occupy Oakland family and all supporters of Occupy Oakland: We are writing in regards to any misconceptions you may have regarding last Saturday’s (1/28) Move-In Day to reclaim the unused Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center. We have had to brave a heavy campaign launched by the city and the mainstream media to discredit us, and unfortunately some within our ranks have taken such misrepresentations at face value. We hope that this statement can help clear things up. We remember how beautiful we all were on our march, a … Continued


Call Out for Supplies for Occupy Oakland Move-in Day – Saturday, January 28, 2012

On December 21st 2011, the Occupy Oakland General Assembly passed a proposal to collectively reclaim a building for our movement and to organize a two day festival as its opening event. Since then Move-in Assemblies have been meeting publicly twice a week at Oscar Grant Plaza (at 12:30 PM on Sundays and 4:30 PM on Wednesdays). The Logistics Working Group of the Move-In Assembly is requesting donations of supplies to make our future community center a vibrant, comfortable, and welcoming space. Below is our supply wish list. We will be … Continued


Building Occupation (Move-In) Assembly Revised Meeting Time

The first Move-In Assembly, held on Wednesday 11/28, was attended by nearly 100 people who began the four principle working groups (Logistics, Building, Outreach/Media and Festival) that will plan the building occupation for January 28th, 2012. The meeting time for this assembly was adjusted in order to prevent running into the time scheduled for the General Assembly. On January 2nd and 4th the Move-In Assembly will meet at 4:30pm. Starting January 7th it will meet Sundays at 12:30pm and Wednesdays at 4:30pm until the Move-In Day (1/28) If you would … Continued