Day 37 – 7pm General Assembly Minutes

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GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

MODERATED BY TREVOR

FORMAT INTRODUCTION

COMMITTEE ANNOUNCEMENTS:

ARTS & REC:
by Alex
6pm Monday, halloween parade
belmont and halsted
parking lot on the corner
people must sign a waiver

SPIRITUAL AFFAIRS
by Lucky
Sunday, meeting after GA
open invitation to meet

ORGANIZATIONAL
by Clouds
call-out for volunteers to see him during GAs or afterwards

TECH
by Ruben
migrating website
migrating discussions from googlegroups to brand new shiny forums

ORGANIZATIONAL
by Sugar
for anyone who was arrested on the second round of occupying grant
park, and has not yet retrieved personal items must do so by monday
by retrieving them frmo grace place
they also need help weatherizing posters and signs
637 s dearborn
dc has arrived and is safe and has met with senator durbin
they will be posting in the forum two things that they would like
to be voted on
durbin is asking for oc to support the fair election act
the second thing, medicare is not allowed to negotiate with drug
companies. durbin wants to change that.

LABOR
by Sarah
occupychicagolabor committee has a facebook now
also have a wordpress blog
which lists their support from various unions
also have an open meeting tuesdays at 6pm at grace place

PRESS & SOCIAL MEDIA
by Paul
released video of pat quinn
gov said he supports first amendment rights of free speech and
assembly
follow occupychi.org
occupy chicago community group on fb
occupy chicago on twitter
soon, a bank of livestream videos

DONATIONS
by norface stalks
needs to see someone from tech
concerning put together a blog for occupychi.org

COLLEGE OUTREACH
by Edgar
call-out for students to contact him after the general assembly

HOUSING
Kelvin
we need all the support we can have in looking for an indoor space
where we can have meetings, and organize for spaces
info@occupychi.org
- - various community organization weekly meeting from around chicago
to coordinate actions, training, and other events

ARTS & REC
by Mark
has waited a week on this proposal
cultural event, fundraiser
for former afghan parliamentarian, activist for womens rights in
afghanistan

NOV 2
the ISO is calling for a general strike

Blog about stuff across America
occupyhub.wordpress.com

TONY
wants to march throughout different neighborhoods
would like to work with other committees
invites people to meet after GA

STEVEN
since 1996, has been director of the american monetary institute
author of the lost science money book
can be looked up at monetary.org
thank you for reminding that the nation is on a path of destruction.
whoever controls the money, controls the nation

here to tell us about HR 2990
it does what most of you are here to get
tears apart the federal reserve
introduced by kucinich and some other dude
nationalizes the federal reserve system
stops the banks from creating what we use for money
ends the fractional reserve system
congress is empowered to spend money into infrastructure

Paul
wants to see saturday as family day with a screening of v for
vendetta on the cbot

tony
occupy cincy
wants to coordinate w chicago
updating us on judge of settlement negotiations coming down to
speak w them
coordination@occupycincy.org
media@occupycincy.org

tyler
committed to not endorsing any candidatse
but has decalred they have no interest in the four council members

jim
vietnam veteran
former business owner
he was here in the 60s
his son is here today
and they stand tall with all real americans
go chicago!

dave
likes the community organization committee
wants to see point people for the neighborhoods
if you want to represent your neighborhood, talk to kelvin

my name is madonna
south side together organizing for power stop
they have a mental health movement
which is trying to keep
the mental health program that is run by the city operating
the budget is proposing to shut down six of the twelve centers
and seven of the centers for health care
city council is holding open hearings nov 2 wedmesday from 10a
throughout the day at city hall the second floor, lasalle and clark
any citizen can sign up to make a statement

evelyn
pat quinn is giving speech monday in chicago
wants to show up at speech

bobbi
from the south halsted
3339 s halsted, noon wednesday
petitioning neighbors on the street in front of the library to
create an extension

kelvin
go on website, occupychi.org for contact list section for
appropriate contacts of committees

medical pamphlet passed out
if you have it in your hands, look over it, pass it to the person
next to you

aren
from occupy grand rapids
was at lansing
will be at occupy dc
hosting a conference in michigan in two weeks
dr steve king will be there

sophie
likes thinking about the other parts of the cities
has been spending a lot of time in the loop
also wants to encourage people interested in health care for the
99% to join helping the southwest side of chicago
where there are no trauma centers
to come and join STOP, monday, 330pm
61st & cottage grove
to demand more attention
to the issue of trauma centers on the south side

doctor laura
monday lee club
down from jackson and lasalle
65 w jackson
noon,
wants to be there around 11am
thurs nov 3
same place
gov scott walker
730am

occupy kansas city
give yourselves a round of applause, we love what youre doin

99
1. in tennessee. a night watch court overturned the arrests
2. state senator in alabama has put forward a bill to tie the
legislators' incomes to the states families median incomes
3. in occupy orange county, tears streamed as the city council
ruled
tents are free speech
4. corporal owens is awake and writing notes

occupy blono
nov 5
setting up camp
occupy blono on facebook and twittert
occupybono.org

tuesday
teach in on criminal justice reform
would like to coordinate
knows 20 people at occupy dc for criminal justice reform

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