Monthly Archives: October 2011

A view from an Occupier

I am a individual occupier who does not speak for the a camp. My name is Stefan. I am 37 years old. I am an IT consultant. I have three children and it is because of concerns for their future that I … Continue reading

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The Capitalist Bloc speaks

Image for illustration, not today’s schedule I am a individual occupier who does not speak for the a camp. Dear Sir/Madam I’d like to point out that the BBC’s constant labelling of the Occupy Movement as ‘anti capitalist protesters’ is … Continue reading

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Working Group Proposal

Tomorrow a proposal to establish Autonomous working groups will be taken to the 7pm meeting. It is anticipated that it will be uncontentious. (You never know with consensus though!) The proposers hope that by having a clearer structure it will … Continue reading

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Weekly Structure Proposal

A proposal is being taken to the 7pm meeting tomorrow to use the following as a rough outline. This is clearly subject to change. Monday 10 am – Camp meeting. 7pm – Concurrent Working group meetings Tuesday 10 am – … Continue reading

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The Process is partly the Point

  I am a individual occupier who does not speak for the a camp. I feel that we are an experiment, not a protest. Let me try to explain what I mean. Whilst I do feel that there is big … Continue reading

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Solidarity with the Global Movement

We have been somewhat focused over the last couple of days on our local political situation. This should not detract from the fact that we are a global movement, with global aspirations. We stand together in Solidarity with: OccupyBath  OccupyBournemouth OcccupyBirmingham OccupyLondon … Continue reading

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Any eviction to go to full council vote?

Earlier some individuals discussed with Barbara Janke whether she would be taking any eviction process to a full and democratic vote of the council. She felt that whilst she personally believed in democracy, it was not something that the Dean … Continue reading

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My name is Polly. I am 72 years old.

I am camped at Occupy Bristol for these reasons: I have a passion for the planet which is being damaged by corporate greed. I refuse to live in a cold house relying on electricity for heating. I am being held … Continue reading

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Dear Barbara Janke

We are delighted that you feel we have much in common. We have discussed your invitation at this evenings General Assembly but have not been able to reach a consensus on our response. A number of individuals indicated that they … Continue reading

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Meeting Invitation

Earlier today the camp recieved the attached letter We plan to have a General Assembly meeting tomorrow at 7pm 27/10/11 to discuss our response to it. We invite all camp supporters, even those that have not had the opportunity to … Continue reading

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