Proposal to only hold General Assemblies once a week – on Tuesdays at 7pm at 2735c Toulouse (Occupy The Stage warehouse) passed unanimously. There will be no Saturday General Assemblies in the future as of now.
MACCNO meeting Wednesday, December 19 at noon at Kermit’s Tremé Speakeasy
Come out to discuss issues NOLA musicians face and The Jackson Square Ordinances that may or may not be on the agenda for this Thursday the 20th. Come to Kermit’s Speakeasy Wednesday to find out details. You can also periodically check agendas here.
From the Corporate Action Network!
Global Day of Action: All over the world, workers are rising up against Walmart!
Workers and their unions in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, India, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and the United States are fighting back by joining together to demand change at Walmart. The UNI Walmart Global Union Alliance is committed to building a strong network among its members to fight for fairness, decent working conditions, and a voice for all Walmart workers. Global protests call for an end to retaliation against US Walmart worker activists. They will also include a moment of silence for the 112 workers who died in the November 24 fire at a factory that produced Walmart apparel in Bangladesh.
This is just the beginning. Interfaith Workers Justice has issued a call for solidarity actions and vigils on December 22 focused on rights for supply chain workers and support for victims of the recent Tazreen fire. Click here for organizing info, materials, and to sign up.
New Year’s Eve Jail Solidarity Noise Demo
NolaAnarcha has posted the following event: NEW YEAR’S EVE JAIL SOLIDARITY NOISE DEMO FOR THE DESTRUCTION OF ALL PRISONS