Daily Archives: November 29, 2011

Outreach/Media Updates

JOIN US! Thursday, 12/1/2011, 12:30pm at the UNR Library steps as we stand in solidarity with UC Davis

Once again, we would like to thank Strega Bar for being our gracious host this week. They are definitely 99% FRIENDLY! Stop on in, have  a beer, and enjoy intelligent dialogue.

WEDNESDAY (11/30/2011)   

General Assembly @ Moana Springs (240 Moana Ln.) beginning 6pm

  • Submit proposals for Occupy Foreclosure demonstration on 12/6/2011
    • 12/6/2011 is the national Occupy Foreclosure action day. This does not mean we cannot continue our efforts past this date
    • Anyone with a thorough plan to help those who have been, or are in the process of being foreclosed on are welcome to submit ideas to the GA for ratification
  •  Submit proposals, in solidarity with Occupy Oakland, to Occupy the Ports on 12/12/2011
    • Anyone with a thorough plan to demonstrate on this day are welcome to submit ideas to the GA for ratification

THURSDAY (12/1/2011)

Recruiting Session for Occupy Reno at UNR beginning 12:30pm in front of the UNR Library steps

  • We will be holding an open mic event from 12:30 – 2:30 pm
  • We are currently inviting ALL Professors and other Experts to donate their knowledge and speak to the movement
  • All are invited to attend and speak, but those with tight schedules will be given preference
  • IF you would like to participate in this event, please email jselite@gmail.com with a brief description of what you plan to present and your availability

SATURDAY (12/3/2011)

General Assembly @ the river plaza steps at 1st and West beginning 12:00pm

  • Featuring Live Music from The Kanes

Cash Mob following the GA

  • We plan to Occupy the local businesses in downtown Reno. Bring your 99% Approved Shopping signs (fliers found on the site) and build our local alliance network
  • Be prepared to recruit and discuss 99% issues with strangers. Remember to SMILE and have FUN


  • We are creating our first printed magazine titled WHY OCCUPY? to be released 1/1/2012. We are accepting 500 – 700 word essays, photographs, original artwork, policy proposals and other pieces to build a comprehensive idea of what we all stand for and what we want for the future. To submit your article for consideration, please email media@occupyreno.org

Finally, remember that you are the one’s you’ve been wainting for. YOU ARE THE 99%!