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Archive for October, 2011

Scoop Blogwatch: Occupied Press Club: Apply Within!

Column – Rory MacKinnon

No big bloated essays for now – just a notice that I’ve been talking to Ryan of the Occupied Wall Street Journal about putting together an unofficial network of correspondents at occupations worldwide. In the same way that the papers are reflecting … Read more »

Scoop Link: Occupied Press Club – Apply Within!

Press Release – Scoop Link

No big bloated essays for now – just a notice that I’ve been talking to Ryan of the Occupied Wall Street Journal about putting together an unofficial network of correspondents at occupations worldwide. In the same way that the papers are reflecting … Read more »

NZ Media ‘Blindfolded’ Over West Papua Crisis, Say Critics

Press Release – Pacific Media Watch

As tensions escalate in the Indonesian-occupied Melanesian region of West Papua, there is growing criticism over the lack of information in the mainstream New Zealand media about the troubled area. Read more »

The Occupied Dominion Post – Issue 2 Saturday 29th October

Article – Occupy Wellington

The Occupied Dominion Post – Issue 2 Saturday, 29 October 2011

By the Occupy Wellington Comms Committee


The Occupied Dominion Post – Issue 2 Saturday 29th October
PDF Download – 342kb

Earlier Editions:
The Occupied Dominion Post – Issue 1 Monday 24th October
QUOTE:

“As a start they could stop beating their wives and kids, get proper, 40-hour-a-week jobs that don’t depend on funding from government social agencies, and stop intimidating their neighbours. They could even join social organisations of a different sort, say, the local Rotary club, and give up their spare time to help build facilities for the communities they have, till now, preyed upon.” Dominion Post Editorial 30.09.2008

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An Open Letter from Occupy Christchurch

Press Release – Occupy Christchurch

An Open Letter from Occupy Christchurch to our Mayor, our Police District Commander, and our Prime Minister Read more »

Occupy Oakland & Wall St: Police Crackdown On Protestors

Article – Emir Hodzic

Emir Hodzic writes from New York: It is only matter of time before someone gets killed. I thought that after witnessing police on horses charge into the crowd. Tonight Scott Olsen, 24, still remains at Oakland’s Highland Hospital in a critical condition… Read more »

Occupy Wellington to Host Free Community-Based Tertiary Ed.

Press Release – Occupy Wellington

Despite rumours of Police eviction earlier in the week, the Occupy Wellington group today announced the launch of an ongoing Community Education Initiative, kicking off with a two-day series of open lectures on problems and solutions for economic … Read more »

March: World’s biggest bank job begins on Queen St

Press Release – Robin Hood March

The world’s biggest bank job begins on Auckland’s Queen Street on Saturday, as Occupy protesters take part in a global day of action for a Financial Transaction Tax. Read more »

Occupy Wellington spread their love to All Black fans

Article – Sarah Dunn

Seventeen year-old face painter Joshua Brucker wasn’t a rugby fan until he got involved with protesting at Occupy Wellington. “It’s definitely because of the proximity [to the fanzone],” he says. Occupy Wellington, which is part of the international … Read more »

Occupy Christchurch 28th October 2011

Press Release – Occupy Christchurch

“Occupy Christchurch is celebrating two and a half weeks of ‘Occupy Corner’. Answering the international call on the 15th October to support the Occupy Wall Street movement, Occupy Christchurch set up camp and we have been busy ever since. SO far … Read more »

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