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Occupy Forum: People Power
Date Monday August 06
Time 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Event Type Meeting
Organizer/AuthorOccupy Forum
Location Details
The Women’s Building
Audre Lorde Room
3543 18th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
How can we overthrow the rule of the 1% and build a better world? Join us to explore a basic people power analysis followed by discussion about how we can apply people power to confront Wall Street’s impacts on our lives and communities.
This forum will be facilitated by David Solnit, a longtime mass direct action organizer and puppeteer. He organizes with Occupy San Francisco Direct Action Work Group and Occupy Education. He was an organizer of the shutdown of the WTO in Seattle in ’99 and of the anti-war shutdown of San Francisco’s Financial District in 2003. He is the editor of Globalize Liberation; How to Uproot the System and Build a Better World.

If you want to read about people power analysis (as applied to the anti-war movement)
Quick read:
http://www.yesmagazine.org/issues/liberate-your-space/people-power
Long read:
People Power Document
http://archive2.globaljusticeecology.org/index.php?name=connectinggjep&lD=299

Added to the calendar on Friday Jul 27th, 2012 10:18 AM
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