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...help me to carry the stone?

Recent questions on my mind to get the discussion-ball rolling 1. how to adapt the long-term strategies of social-change we have inherited (and/or equip new ones) in light of the urgency of climate disruption? 2. And also the dilemma of putting…

A funhouse mirror

These guys sound a lot like us but less decriptive and more vague.  They seem not to have heard of us and think they are the first to attempt this.  That's ok.  I am going to look more into it and see if the local IOPS members want to merge…


Does the ICC exist? Well I suppose it depends on what you mean by ICC and exist. ICC member Paul Street was nice enough to inform me something along the lines of, "you know, the ICC is not real".  So I asked Noam Chomsky and he granted…

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Newest Chapters

Cape Coral

Florida, United States

Founded: 26th Jan 2015


California, United States

Founded: 25th Jan 2015


New York, United States

Founded: 3rd Jan 2015

West Milford

New Jersey, United States

Founded: 2nd Jan 2015

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Sunday, 11:30 - 13:00

316 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405



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Newest Projects

Daily news comic

Looking for those interested in submitting any artwork, journalism, stories, jokes, ideas and insight for a daily news comic project for IOPS. I would love some help or thoughts or collaboration.

Live Talks

Want to organize an online talk? Have an idea for a great topic to discuss? Please help get regular Live Talks up and running. We need participants to help discuss and decide topics for discussion.…

Love Unriot

Hope this will become a communal blog for continuing to ask questions and keep an open mind.  

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