Outside the Circle

Cindy Milstein

Occupation in Philly, Day 55 (November 29)

Occupy Philly eviction starting around 1 a.m. this December 30–2 days & 8 hours after our eviction deadline, and simultaneously with Occupy LA’s eviction–by many hundreds of police (far outnumbering … Continue reading

November 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

Occupation in Philly, Day 53 (November 27)

“The Change We Seek Cannot Be Evicted”: The Occupation in Philly Still Going Strong(er) “In the event of an eviction, we reserve the right to destroy capitalism” was just one … Continue reading

November 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Occupation in Philly, Day 43 (November 17)

Occupation Comedy The city serves Occupy Philly with notice of “imminent” eviction on Dilworth Plaza yesterday because of construction, after saying we’re standing in the way of labor and jobs; … Continue reading

November 18, 2011 · Leave a comment

Occupation in Philly, Day 42-into-43 (November 16-into-17)

Imminent Possibilities Earlier today in my blog, way back in day 42 before it started transitioning into day 43, I briefly wrote of the twists & turns of occupation, and … Continue reading

November 17, 2011 · 1 Comment

Occupation in Philly, Day 42 (November 16)

Anti-Anarchist Vomit & a Surprising Act of Solidarity I usually post my own writing here, but like nearly everything at Occupy Philly and all the “occupy everything” spaces everywhere, there … Continue reading

November 16, 2011 · 1 Comment

Occupation in Philly, Day 41 (November 15)

We’re on the Side of History for a Change–for Change Contrary to rumors–which should never be believed, especially about social movements, which are always targeted by those in power, precisely … Continue reading

November 16, 2011 · Leave a comment

Occupation in Philly, Day 39 (November 13)

Occupational Hazards It might be an accident, or perhaps mere coincidence. Over the course of the brief-yet-long life of occupations across what is now called the United States, certain dilemmas … Continue reading

November 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

“On Radicalism”: Podcast with Deep Green Philly

I spoke with Ron Lester Whyte with Deep Green Philly about what it means to be a radical, the myths and misconceptions surrounding radicalism and anarchism, and her thoughts on … Continue reading

November 12, 2011 · Leave a comment

Occupation in Philly, Day 36 (November 10)

“Who Knows What Will Happen between Today and Tomorrow!” My thought for the day: “It’s been one of the most profound experiences to be part of actually existing self-governance among … Continue reading

November 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

Occupation in Philly, Day 35 (November 9)

To be filed in the “Not sure what to think of it” department, but crossing my fingers that this turns a cop into a “not cop”: Ah, the strange new … Continue reading

November 9, 2011 · Leave a comment