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Discussion on Expansion, Resistance Continues

November 7, 2011 by


Discussion was much calmer Sunday night than previous nights as the General Assembly focused on the logistics of staying at Dilworth Plaza, also known as the People’s Plaza. The discussion was imminent due to the renovation project, slated to begin in November. A great deal of resistance surrounds the renovation project, let alone the discussion […]

Dilworth Renovation Panel Becomes Forum for Occupiers

October 29, 2011 by


While planners of the renovation of the Dilworth Plaza planned to discuss the design process on last week, the meeting became a forum for many Occupiers to ask questions about the use of $50 million at a time of economic crisis. The City of Philadelphia is preparing for a major renovation of Dilworth Plaza, which […]

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 […]