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City: You Can Occupy But Not Really

November 22, 2011 by


The Occupy Philly Legal Collective reported to the General Assembly (GA) Monday night that both the permit applications submitted for the Municipal Services Building Plaza, or Thomas Paine Plaza, have been denied. Both the Collective and the Reasonable Solutions Working Group submitted applications separately for Thomas Paine Plaza. Rather, the City of Philadelphia has provided […]

Occupy, Nutter Engage in Long Awaited Meeting

October 31, 2011 by


Representatives of various working groups from Occupy Philadelphia met with Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter and a team of about 15 city employees at the American Friends Service Center at 15th and Cherry Streets on Sunday. The agenda was planned by representatives of the working groups  prior to the meeting and four members of Occupy volunteered to facilitate the meeting. […]

Feeding the Revolution

October 25, 2011 by


Joseph Bieber said his job on the Food Committee is a tough one. “It’s one of the hardest,” he said. “Everyone needs food and comfort.” Joseph, an unemployed construction worker, has been with the occupation since its beginning on October 6, 2011. He said the food committees was one of the few committees that formed […]