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IOPS London Meeting (30 September 2014) Minutes

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IOPS London Chapter Meeting (30 September 2014) Minutes ACTION POINTS: Next IOPS Meeting: - Facilitator: Julia - Co-facilitator: Joel Here (http://www.seedsforchange.org.uk/facilitationmeeting) is the document by Seeds for Change on facilitation. - Minutes: Daniel has requested if somebody else could volunteer, as he will be doing the theoretical presentation. - Date: 28 October 2014. Some members may not make this date. It's worth finding out who can and can't and whether we should move it. - Venue:…

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Arrest Warrant Sought for Abbott, Morrison, Brandis, but High Court Australia on Trial for Usurping the Australian Constitution

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VICTORY AT LAST:    https://www.facebook.com/RDAsavesROLConstitution       Scott Morrison press conference over asylum seekers held at sea   Immigration minister faces questions following Guardian Australia's exclusive report that 157 Tamils will be sent to mainland detention.   http://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2014/jul/25/scott-morrison-press-conference-over-asylum-seekers-held-at-sea-live       I CLAIM VICTORY FOR DIRECT ACTION: Australia…

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Rally / Permanent Breakfast in solidarity with the Pizzeria Anarchia in Vienna, Austria

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Last Sunday we met for a ralley for an occupied house in Vienna, Austria, the Pizzeria Anarchia which is in great danger to get evicted, for a right to habitat and against capitalist housing market in general. As soon as we met in a park for that it started to rain, so we sought shelter in a tunnel. Cause it didn´t stoped after some minutes we built up our table, hung up our banner, and started to eat our food and distrubute flyer to pedestrians from ourselves and from the Pizzeria, at this…

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Imminent IOPS Belgium Meeting

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On July 9th  2014 at 20:36, the first steps were set to organise a national meeting for all IOPS Belgium members. An email has been sent to the whole membership, asking for suitable dates that could be chosen for members to attend. For once, living in a small country might work in our favor hehe. I hope this is the first step in jumpstarting the IOPS Belgium activity again, and hopefully reinvigorate our membership into getting things done on the field. Report will follow!

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IOPS-London Meeting Minutes

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IOPS-London Summary Minutes Tuesday 24 June meeting A) THEORY: Participatory Economics  Prior to the meeting, all participants had explored Anarchist Planning for Twenty-First Century Economies: A Proposal, Robin Hahnel (available here: http://zcomm.org/znetarticle/anarchist-planning-for-twenty-first-century-economies-a-proposal-by-robin-hahnel/). Paul Raekstad gave a 15 minute on PARECON. Thank you Paul for a great presentation and for taking some very interesting questions afterwards! …

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London Chapter Meeting 31 May

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After a more than 12 month hiatus, the London chapter of IOPS met again on Saturday 31 May. More than 12 people joined. Thanks to everyone that made it. It was great to meet you.    For those that missed it, we discussed:     a) Theory: based on the first chapter of Occupy Strategy (by Jessica Azulay, Michael Albert & David Marty) and the Organization for a Free Society: An Introduction (a short introduction is available online: http://www.afreesociety.org/an-introduction/). …

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Fast-food workers put their issues on the table

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Elizabeth Schulte reports on the May 15 global day of action by fast-food workers--and what the Fight for 15 campaign means for low-wage workers everywhere. May 19, 2014   FAST-FOOD workers took to the streets on May 15 for their fifth day of strikes and protests in what has become a continuing campaign to draw attention to poverty wages and everyday disrespect on the job. Their demand: $15 and hour and a union. In Chicago, 20-year-old McDonald's worker Shameka Williams had been out on…

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