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A Thanksgiving Day Invitation to City Hall

November 24, 2011 by


Clarification: This letter was drafted by a member of the People of Color Caucus with the endorsement of the Caucus. We make this clarification simply to give the author credit for such a well written letter. We support its intention. Open Letter to Mayor Nutter,     Council Members, Police Commissioner Ramsey            and Other Officials […]

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 Philly Votes to Move to Thomas Paine – NOW

November 17, 2011 by


After at least two hours of discussion, the Occupy Philly General Assembly has voted to move from Dilworth Plaza, or People’s Plaza, to Municipal Services Building Plaza, or Thomas Paine Plaza. The meeting began with clarifications by the Legal Collective, including that the eviction notice was no guarantee the City of Philadelphia would not come […]