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Working GA Process; Suggestions for Facilitation

After the General Assembly voted on Friday 7 Oct.2011 to delegate the organization of the facilitation process to the Process and Facilitation group (a group whose suggestions are, as said in principle #1, subject to the vote of the general … Continue reading

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Some resources.

Here are some links to some great resources to look at. We’ve taken many of our ideas from them, and encourage you to do the same! Una Spenser’s “Primer on Consensus and the General Assembly”: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/10/08/1022710/–occupywallstreet:-a-primer-on-consensus-and-the-General-Assembly “The Occupation Cookbook” from … Continue reading

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Hand Signals

Twinkle (wiggle fingers up) – I like it. I agree. (Alternative: Raise the roof.) Anti-twinkle (wiggle fingers down) – I don’t like it. I disagree. (Alternative: Lower the roof.) Wagon wheels (index fingers point past each other and spin) – … Continue reading

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Process Principles

Process Principles (10/13 draft) All decisions that effect the whole are made by general assembly.  That way, groups can’t take over, or misrepresent.  (clarification of the wording of this point, 10/14): All decisions that effect the whole are made by the general … Continue reading

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