The Occupy the Midwest Conference will be taking place in Detroit, Michigan, hosted by Occupy Detroit. Occupiers from around the Midwest will be meeting in Detroit for organizational meetings aimed at connecting Occupy movements for collaboration, networking, skill sharing, workshops, fellowship and entertainment. The majority of the gathering will be held in the 5900 Activist Center at 5900 Michigan Ave, with camping available on its adjacent open field on the lot next door. If you are interested in volunteering or hosting a workshop, call Hans at 313-333-7104 or visit www.occupythemidwest.org to submit a workshop/volunteer form.
In Philly, you can feed the birds, the squirrels, the rats, but if you feed a human, you are committing a crime.
June 26-28, 2012
A National Gathering – Occupy Detroit with The Occupy Caravan will demonstrate solidarity with the Philly Homeless as we unite in the D!
Occupy Detroit with it’s Goldengate Restoration Project, R.A.W.S. (Ravers Against World Starvation), Fireweed Universe-city, and the Red Planet Bike Collective will extend an invitation to all citizens, local organizations, and churches as they host the National Occupy Caravans.
The caravans are traveling to Philadelphia from across the country to converge on the city for the Occupy National Gathering, June 30th-July 4, 2012. Continue reading →