Difference between revisions of "Peoples’ Assembly Organizing Committee"

From PortlandWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Links to Documents)
m (Placed TBA for upcoming events.)
 
(45 intermediate revisions by the same user not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{RightTOC}}
+
{{Template:CA/Assembly/Tab header}}
 
== Organizing Agenda ==
 
== Organizing Agenda ==
 +
; Moving beyond the [http://books.google.com/books?id=CzXh8UOEQscC&lpg=PA214&ots=bTUHiwMUqA&dq=liberty%20league%20%22Wall%20Street%20model%20of%20human%20liberty%22&pg=PA214#v=onepage&q=liberty%20league%20%22Wall%20Street%20model%20of%20human%20liberty%22&f=false “Wall Street model of human liberty.”]
 
The ever expanding burdens thrown onto the backs of working people are not only unreasonable, oppressive and unfair, these burdens have grown too big for working people to shoulder. In response, [[Occupy Portland]]'s [[Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Committee|Labor Outreach Committee]] has launched a [[Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Peoples’ Assembly Organizing Committee|Peoples’ Assembly Organizing Committee]] tasked with organizing, planning and facilitating the democratic development of a peoples’ budget centered on democratically addressing the primary economic interests of ordinary working people.
 
The ever expanding burdens thrown onto the backs of working people are not only unreasonable, oppressive and unfair, these burdens have grown too big for working people to shoulder. In response, [[Occupy Portland]]'s [[Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Committee|Labor Outreach Committee]] has launched a [[Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Peoples’ Assembly Organizing Committee|Peoples’ Assembly Organizing Committee]] tasked with organizing, planning and facilitating the democratic development of a peoples’ budget centered on democratically addressing the primary economic interests of ordinary working people.
  
=== Initial Questions ===
+
== Upcoming Events ==
# Why do we need a Peoples’ Assembly?
+
TBA
# What would a Peoples’ Assembly look like and do?
+
{{RightTOC}}
# Who are we going to approach as partners in building this?
+
# What are our next steps towards putting this proposal together?
+
  
 
== Links to Documents ==
 
== Links to Documents ==
* [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1UiA9apRr3-UdpSxjIlONK8SQ36HMqPBqFBs-qgvVzCc/edit Resolution in Support of a Community Assembly to Create a “People’s Budget”]
+
; See our [[CA/Documents|documents]] page.
: (Short version.)
+
* [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Fb7siEFOA4WU24ijEPZRoBXHa313V-7qs1b17Qn3fcQ/edit Resolution in Support of a Community Assembly to Create a “People’s Budget”]
+
: (Long version -- draft.)
+
* [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1W8Dik6YzpFNx4ThZVKZFxc6C-1clzcc4bG-LFbz9IY8/edit CA outreach lists]
+
* [https://docs.google.com/document/d/1w3QoGnPTFpePYL0-IOTfiv-f70gJ8Lsb780FoMgFTJY/edit Peoples’ Assembly Organizing Committee  - Combined Meeting Notes]
+
  
== Join The Discussion! ==
+
=== Contact Us ===
 
'''Group Homepage:''' http://groups.google.com/group/peoples-assembly<br />
 
'''Group Homepage:''' http://groups.google.com/group/peoples-assembly<br />
'''Group Email:''' peoples-assembly -AT- googlegroups -DOT- com
+
'''Group Email:''' peoples-assembly -AT- googlegroups -DOT- com<br />
 +
'''Info Page on PortlandGeneralAssembly.org''': [http://www.portlandgeneralassembly.org/groups/community-assembly-for-a-peoples-budget/ Community Assembly to Create a People’s Budget]
  
 
== Attend Our Meetups! ==
 
== Attend Our Meetups! ==
 
; Join our discussion list -- http://groups.google.com/group/peoples-assembly
 
; Join our discussion list -- http://groups.google.com/group/peoples-assembly
We usually meet every Wednesday evening from 5:30 - 7:00 at the [[Lucky Lab]]'s [[SE Hawthorne Boulevard]] location (915 [[SE Hawthorne Boulevard|Southeast Hawthorne]]). Please connect with us through our [http://groups.google.com/group/peoples-assembly mailing list] to receive all time/date/location updates.
+
Please connect with us through our [http://groups.google.com/group/peoples-assembly mailing list] to receive all time/date/location updates.
 +
* '''Next Meetup''': [[Community Assembly Organizing Meeting|To be announced.]]
  
=== Grammatical Confusion? ===
+
== Past Events / Meetings ==
; &#8220;Peoples&#8217;&#8221; or &#8220;People&#8217;s&#8221;?
+
* [[Community Assembly Organizing Meeting - Saturday February 11 2012]]
Either way works for this group!
+
* [[Community Assembly Organizing Meeting - Saturday February 4 2012]]
 +
; A Budget for the Rest of Us
 +
:'''Who''': [[Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Committee|Occupy Portland’s Labor Solidarity Committee]]
 +
:'''What''': Strategy Session
 +
:'''When''': Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 7:00 p.m.
 +
:'''Where''': [[Oregon Fair Trade]] Campaign Office
 +
:'''Address''': 310 SW 4th Ave., Suite 436, Downtown Portland
  
 
In addition to our [http://groups.google.com/group/peoples-assembly group discussion list], a number of our [[:Category:Peoples’ Assembly|wiki pages]] use the [[wikipedia:Possessive case|possessive]] of ''peoples'', as in ''[[wikipedia:Indigenous peoples|indigenous peoples]]''. It's likely, however, that the possessive of ''people'', as in [[wikipedia:Preamble to the United States Constitution|We the People]], will appear more often in the discussions we have and in the documents we craft.
 
In addition to our [http://groups.google.com/group/peoples-assembly group discussion list], a number of our [[:Category:Peoples’ Assembly|wiki pages]] use the [[wikipedia:Possessive case|possessive]] of ''peoples'', as in ''[[wikipedia:Indigenous peoples|indigenous peoples]]''. It's likely, however, that the possessive of ''people'', as in [[wikipedia:Preamble to the United States Constitution|We the People]], will appear more often in the discussions we have and in the documents we craft.
  
 
== See Also ==
 
== See Also ==
 +
* [[CA/Working People's Campaign]]
 
* [[Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Committee]]
 
* [[Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Committee]]
 +
* [[Represent The People]]
 +
* [[Make Revolution Not War]]
 +
* [[Organized Power]]
 +
 +
== Grammatical Confusion? ==
 +
; &#8220;Peoples&#8217;&#8221; or &#8220;People&#8217;s&#8221;?
 +
Either way works for this group!
 +
== References ==
 +
{{Reflist}}
  
== External Links ==
+
{{:CA/Global Footer}}
* [http://www.peoplesassemblies.org/ Peoples Assemblies Network]
+
: Includes '''Peoples Assemblies News''' and '''Peoples Assemblies Groups'''.
+
  
 +
[[Category:Community Assembly]]
 +
[[Category:Community Assembly Portal]]
 
[[Category:Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Committee]]
 
[[Category:Occupy Portland Labor Outreach Committee]]
 
[[Category:Peoples&#8217; Assembly]]
 
[[Category:Peoples&#8217; Assembly]]

Latest revision as of 19:55, 8 May 2012

Main Page   News   People’s Budget Project   Calendar   Documents   Contact   Discussion