Please join us for our monthly Assembly, this Saturday, 3-5 pm at the REACH office (138 Main St., in the brick house across Main St. from the Kellogg-Hubbard Library, first floor).
Here’s our proposed agenda. Hope to see you there!
Introductions – 5 min.
Reports – 20 min.
Sept. 17th events both here and in NYC
Farmers’ Market tabling
Planning for future events
Hardwick 10/13 pop-up – 20 min.
Sue Morris will facilitate.
People’s Cafe at Bagito’s – 15 min.
Possible topics for discussion:
a) Alternatives to corporate capitalism
b) Direct vs. representative democracy
c) Earth Charter http://earthchartervt.us/index.php
General discussion – 50 min. Focusing on one or more of these topics:
The role of government and the state and different attitudes or orientations toward it
Current events in the world at large, especially mass protests against austerity in Europe
The efforts of U.S. Occupy affiliates to organize around issues of debt
- How can we organize locally around that issue?
Announcements / soapbox – 5 min.