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In Solidarity with the workers affected by BP oil spill OCCUPY HOUSTON joined the picket line

On October 20, 2011, several members of Occupy Houston participated in a picket of the BP Headquarters in Houston. They joined human rights activist Dick Gregory, Dr. E. Faye Williams, Chair- National Congress of Black Women, Art Rocker

Calling All Bards! Sunday 16 Oct, 3pm-6pm

Come on down!

Tranquility Park Occupation.  Here’s how to find it  !

Occupy Houston now at Tranquility Park

Occupy Houston has decided to move its base camp to Tranquility Park, on the corner of Bagby St. and Walker St. in downtown Houston.

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The city of Houston is enforcing a permit belonging to the Energy

General Assembly Minutes – Oct 11 7:00pm

General Assembly Tuesday October 11, 2011 7:08-9:05

Moderator: Nick Scribe: Nicole Attendance: 115

  • Greeting
    • Hand signals
      • Hands raised to either side with fingers up, wriggling fingers (jazz hands, some call it) -also the sign for ‘applause’ in sign language. This

RALLY For Responsible Energy! 12:00 noon, Oct 15

Members of Occupy Houston will rally in silent protest at Energy Day on Saturday October 15, 2011.

Energy Day is sponsored the big oil companies responsible for the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and for building the …


We’re heading back downtown! Occupy Houston has moved from Eleanor Tinsley Park to Hermann Square Plaza, right outside Houston City Hall. Come out and stand with the 99%! Occupying public space is an expression of our first amendment rights to …

GA Meeting Notes – Oct 10 7:00pm

General Assembly Monday October 10, 2011 7:24pm-10:04

Moderator: Jon P

Scribe: Nicole B

Attendance 115+ people


Greeting: Jon P

  • Set down ground rules and process of how the meeting should be run


Safety Announcement: Police won’t stop people …

The Schedule for Occupation: Day Three, Saturday, October 8.

Greetings from Occupied Houston! We’re standing strong at Eleanor Tinsley Park and show no signs of stopping! Here’s our current schedule for Occupation: Day 3.

  • We’ll be holding General Assembly meetings at 12:00 noon and 7:00pm. All changes to how