Tag Archives: activism

Next meeting 15 Feb 2012

Next open steering group/general meeting at the Docking Station, 108 Brentford High Street) Wed 15 February 7pm. Possible agenda: 1. Communications! (inc. websites) 2. Constitution (because we need one?/have a nearly there draft) Constitution(BrentfordTT)concise.doc 3. Where do we go from here?/Relationship … Continue reading

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Transition v. Occupy News

The new December edition of the Transition Network Newsletter can be found here: http://www.transitionnetwork.org/news/2011-12-01/december-2011-transition-network-newsletter I thought this article comparing Transition with the Occupy movement and occupylsx particularly interesting in terms of what we have in common. Trevor (PS. can I … Continue reading

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Avaaz for occupy

If anyone feels like investigating Avaaz with a view to supporting their support for the occupy movement, here’s a link: https://secure.avaaz.org/en/fund_the_99_poll/?cjkrNab

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Tree Planting at Green Dragon Lane – Saturday 19th/Sunday 20th November

Tree Planting at Green Dragon Lane – Saturday 19th/Sunday 20th November – 1pm until dark Next weekend we have 200 trees to plant on a dissused peice of land on Green Dragon Lane. We’ll be meeting on the land which … Continue reading

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No gunpowder for Guy Fawkes

‘Transitioners’ might not be ‘political’ and Transition initiatives do not perhaps support political activism – see previous post and elsewhere – but if you’re one of the ‘99%’ you might like to think what you are doing tomorrow at 2pm … Continue reading

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Greek democracy

The Transitions movement is ‘apolitical’ in the sense that it has drawn support from right across the political spectrum.  (I doubt if there are very many ‘transitioners’ in the American ‘Tea Party’ but in Nebraska, conservative (ie. often Republican) farmers … Continue reading

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Latest 21/9/11

A steering group meeting took place last night but was not well attended, partly because some active members were involved in this week’s land ownership campaign at Clapham Common.  Minutes here. A new blog/news initiative from Transition Network may be … Continue reading

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Updates 8/9/11

Trevor attended a weekend (3-4 September) of Transition Network training on effective groups at Islington Ecology Centre led by Nick Osbourne.  Initial Transition Network training (now christened ‘Launch’) is to be held in London SE11 on 17-18 September and hopefully … Continue reading

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Activism

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