It is hereby proposed that a single systems administrator be accountable for the preservation of our domain names (OccupyTacoma.org, and Occupy-Tacoma.org and other names adopted by the General Assembly) and the hosting of our blog and forum applications on one or more Internet hosting services. This responsibility will include the selection of which providers will [...]
Occupy Tacoma is a voluntary, consensus-based organization of activists. In that spirit, I propose we adopt the following 3 2 measures:
Occupy Tacoma reaffirms its traditional and continuing policy that passwords and administrative duties and access to our web presence be based on the approval of the voting membership, not [...]
I propose that Occupy Tacoma stand in solidarity with
Move To Amend Tacoma firstname.lastname@example.org, Washington Public Campaigns email@example.com, The Pierce Progressive www.thepierceprogressive.org, WashPIRG firstname.lastname@example.org, Fuse Washington email@example.com, and Move On Tacoma firstname.lastname@example.org
In their request that the Tacoma City Council adopt a resolution declaring that Corporations are not people and that money is not [...]
I propose that Occupy Tacoma adopt a formal position regarding the concept of moving money from the big banks to local credit unions. That Occupy Tacoma publish a statement such as:
Occupy Tacoma urges people and local businesses to invest their money responsibly. The major Wall Street “too-big-to-fail” banks and lenders, such as Bank of [...]
I welcome anyone to contribute to writing the language of this proposal. I also welcome anyone to run with this and bring it to the next GA. Please consider that timeliness in our response matters.
Walmart is the largest private employer in the world, and workers have long complained of low pay and lack of [...]
As of today, the third-largest school district in the country is on strike. This has ramifications for us, both because it is during an election campaign season, and also because we’re just days away from September 17, the 1-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street.
This proposal replaces Daniel’s now-withdrawn proposal, which received [...]
A person who is not registered with the Occupy Tacoma website has made a proposal for us to consider. He submitted it via the form on the Submit A Proposal page. I am posting it for him and hope he comes to a GA to present it.
I propose that we re-instate our Google calendar as the “official Calendar” simply because it is too difficult to jump around and keep the scheduled events on the front page using the forum calendar. The google event calendar prompts for all the pertinent data that should be contained in an event description and offers both [...]
Unanimous Resolution of Occupy Tacoma General Assembly In Support of the Rights of Assembly and Free Speech For Occupy Seattle and Red Spark Collective!
According to several accounts, on the morning of July 10, 2012, the Seattle Police SWAT team, armed with flash-bang grenades, tactical rifles, and a search warrant violently invaded [...]
Sponsor: Patricia Menzies Date submitted: June 9, 2012
I have arranged for Starhawk to speak in Tacoma, Monday, August 6th, 7 pm at the First Congregational Church at J st and Division. I’d like to invite Occupy Tacoma to be a cosponsor and help spread the word.
If you are unfamiliar with her work, she [...]