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Support the Occupy Movement

Join your local Occupation

You can find local Occupy meetings and demonstrations on Occupy Together:

 

http://www.occupytogether.org/

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The 99% Economy

Move Your Money

Put your money where your mouth is - literally - and show the corporate banks that crashed our economy with their reckless behavior that you're not happy with them or their services. Move your money to a local credit union or independent community bank instead. November 5th is Bank Transfer Day: http://www.facebook.com/Nov.Fifth For more info and resources about moving your money, check out: http://moveyourmoneyproject.org/ ...more »

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The 99% Economy

Enact a Four Day Work Week

Do you think enacting a four day work week would help ease unemployment?

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Health Care

Community Health Co-ops

I've heard great things about Group Health in Washington state and Health Partners in Minnesota.

 

http://www.ghc.org/

http://www.healthpartners.com/

 

Would community health cooperatives be a viable model to reduce health insurance costs nationwide?

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Robert Steele's Election Reform Act of 2012

Text of the proposed legislation: http://www.phibetaiota.net/2011/10/2011-electoral-reform-act-2-2-full-text-online-for-google-translate/ Key Points: Phase I [Implementation in Time for November 2012] 01 Open Ballot Access Proposed, that ballot access requirements should be the same for every candidate, irrespective of party affiliation. This helps end Two-Party Tyranny. ...more »

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Actor / Role Playing Idea

I have a terrific idea which would benefit the protest, the media, and those in the "system" who might not know what direction to turn in regards to the Occupy Movement. The idea is: get actors and role-players together to speak at an event. The actors and role players would dress up to look like certain people (ie... the President, the governor, a policeman-police chief, a politician, an executive 'of the 1%" etc...). ...more »

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Bring a Speaker to Campus

Hosting a speaker is an excellent event for any conservative or libertarian group. It will attract the attention of the media and generate interest in your group. You can do it at any time of the year.

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Slow Money

Invest in sustainable local businesses and farms. For more info, check out: http://www.slowmoney.org/

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Use Cash

Credit card companies and banks make more than $50 billion per year in profits from credit card fees, interest, and merchant charges. Deny them your share by using cash whenever possible!

 

To learn more, check out: http://www.usecashmovement.org/

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Jobs

Buy American

Every manufacturing job creates an average of 5-8 additional “support” jobs, such as truck drivers, accountants, and clerical staff, so the loss of America’s manufacturing base is one of the major reasons behind our high unemployment rate. Buying American also reduces America’s enormous trade deficit and helps keep American money in the American economy, instead of in the pockets of multinational corporations. Finally, ...more »

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Power #OccupyWallSt with Energy Bikes

After the confiscation of their gas generators, #OccupyWallSt is looking for funding to purchase more energy bikes to power the occupation with clean, renewable energy.

 

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Design for #OccupyWallSt

Graphic designers can share designs and protesters can request specific designs at Occupy Design: http://occupydesign.org/

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