Minutes Special Strategy Meeting: March 4, 2012

Minutes Special Strategy Meeting: March 4, 2012

[Editor's Note: publishing these notes as submitted (w/ no edits) on 3/5/12. My apologies for the delay. 3/7/12KR]

Values of Occupy Houston

We create and maintain global, social, economic and environmental justice by …

Finance Meeting Minutes 2/21-2/25 2012

Finance Meeting Minutes 2/21- 2/25 2012

10 people in attendance

1. All Occupy Houston WePay, PayPal or any other donation accounts must first go through finance and then will be brought to GA for consensus. (GA approved 2/15/12) What …

General Assembly Minutes 2/26/12

This GA started small as well, so we again opted for open discussion format. By the end, we had 25+ in attendance.

Work Group Report Back

Finance- Jenny- We just ended our first online Finance meeting. It went well. Proposals …

General Assembly Minutes 2/22/12

We started at 7:30 with a small quorum of 13. So instead of doing a formal GA, we consensed to an open discussion format. By the end, we had 20+ people.

Work Group Report Back

Finance- Jenny- We just started …

Minutes/Notes of February 19, 2012 General Assembl

Agenda accepted.

1:15-1:30  Welcome and Values

Speaker principles – Balance in time.

SPEAKERS:Use  of “I believe we should do this v. we should do this.”  No piggybacking.

LISTENERS:No crosstalk.   No advice.  Confidentiality.  Amnesty.  No ownership of proposals.


VALUES: Fairness…

Basic Work Group Guidelines for Occupy Houston

These guidelines were adopted by the Occupy Houston General Assembly on January 3, 2012.

1. To be considered active, all current Work Groups should:

A. Provide a public statement (mission statement) of goals, which does not conflict with the #OH …

General Assembly Minutes 2/15/12

Work Group Report Back

Direct Action- Amy- Break-up with the Banks action went great. The cops and security wouldn’t allow the mic checks, they were on to us as soon as we walked in. But we made a lot of …

General Assembly Minutes 2/8/12


Jenny- Occupy Galveston has asked Occupy Houston to come out and march with them in the Mardi Gras parade Feb 11 and Feb 18. Stay tuned for details.

Jamin- Feb 29 is Occupy the Corporations. You can get on …