14 Jun 2012

Occupy Newark Greets Occupy Caravan

Occupiers are traveling caravan-style from the 4 corners of the United States to converge in Philly for a national gathering from June 30 to July 4, picking up riders and vehicles along the way. The Northeast caravan will stop in Newark, New Jersey overnight on 6/29.  In Newark, Caravanners will

11 Mar 2012

From One Occupier to Another

From One Occupier to Another: “All too often, in day-to-day living, there is little mentioned of the human connection that has brought us this far.” –Jihadah Sharif (Community Organizer) The internet has caused our world to become that much smaller. It has allowed us to be nowhere and everywhere. And

17 Feb 2012

Occupy Newark & the World: Peoples Power

SCIENCE & SUSTAINABILITY WORKING GROUP “It’s going to take a redesign of our society and a change of our values with the caring capacity of our planet.” —Jacque Fresco, The Venus Project People around the world are pushing for alternative energy as a means of becoming a more sustainable human

15 Feb 2012

The Million Dollar Question: What Happened to the $10K OWS Donation

Note: This report was originally sent on Thursday, February 2, 2012. On January 4, 2012 the NYC GA reached consensus on a $10,000 proposal written by myself (Tobias) and Ibraheem within the Town Planning Working Group. This proposal was created to help make our encampment more sustainable. Having 8 years

15 Feb 2012

Newark, NJ Police Evicts Occupy Newark

As of February 15, 2012, the encampment at Military Park has been officially evacuated. It just doesn’t look the same without tents. At least the monuments, symbolizing the park’s history, still remains.Sometime yesterday, a sanitation worker gave the few remaining occupiers at Military Park heads up that they (Dept. of

10 Feb 2012

Eviction Delayed for Occupy Newark Protesters

Eviction delayed for Occupy Newark protesters: The group has occupied Military Park since mid-November. The city clerk’s office sent the group a letter on Tuesday telling them they would have to leave by 9 p.m. Thursday. Newark City Clerk Kenneth Louis says the eviction deadline has been extended until Saturday

05 Feb 2012

Occupy Newark and the World – Peoples Power

SCIENCE & SUSTAINABILITY WORKING GROUP “The world is my country and my religion is to do good.” –Thomas Paine Mission Statement: Taking the approach of social entrepreneurship, the Science and Sustainability Working Group, an international working group interested in assisting occupations throughout the country, will explore the utilization of free,

18 Jan 2012

Occupy Newark (NJ) – Petition

“I support Occupy Newark and demand Mayor Booker to back down from his attempts to disperse them by cutting the power.” Since November 18, 2011, a small group of concerned residents have gotten together under the name Occupy Newark as a means to address the economic, social, political, and environmental

04 Jan 2012

Why We Occupy?

This is the moment where we can create the “golden age” for all life on this planet. This is our opportunity to make the history books.

Let’s continue to lead the way……