Nexus of Change

Toward Sustainable Habits and Durable Prosperity

Mass Strategy Meeting on United Progressive Offense

The second Mass Strategy Meeting in Atlanta turned out to be a great success. The meeting was a gathering of all the various groups that had been operating separately in … Continue reading

June 1, 2012 · 1 Comment

Occupy Atlanta Surveys Public Opinion for Better Society

On April 7th, 2011, Occupy Atlanta distributed the newly drafted Declaration of Rights for the People of Georgia at the Five Points Marta station while surveying public opinion for a better … Continue reading

April 8, 2012 · 3 Comments

Activism for Strong Communities in the Global Economy

The race to the bottom in which we are all pulled down by ever increasing competition in a globalized economy is changing the rules of activism against injustice, exploitation, environmental destruction and … Continue reading

March 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Occupy Atlanta Rides Public Transit to Petition Against Layoffs

On March 3rd, 2012, Occupy Atlanta rode MARTA trains for a third weekend in a row to collect signatures for a petition against layoffs at AT&T.  Layoffs planned by AT&T … Continue reading

March 4, 2012 · 2 Comments

Occupy Wall Street Completes Historic Walk to Atlanta

Saturday, January 28th, 2012 marked the end of a long march that started in Zuccotti Park, New-York, three months ago. The destination was Atlanta and the mission of the march … Continue reading

January 30, 2012 · 1 Comment

Fundraiser at Iconic Manuel’sTavern

Occupy Atlanta organized a raffle for its legal expenses at Manuel’s Tavern, Thursday, December 29th. Raffle prizes were original creations by local artists, a bicyle from the Atlanta Bycicle Coalition, … Continue reading

January 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

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WEALTH PRESERVATION AND URBAN REVITALIZATION

Streets of Atlanta is a new photo blog promoting the potential of our neighborhoods for urban revitalization and strong local markets.
 
The Durham Shooting Club was created to celebrate Durham's strong architectural bones and the pride its inhabitants exhibit for their community.

Did You Know That

Since 1995, just 10 percent of subsidized American farms -- the largest and wealthiest operations -- have raked in 74 percent of all subsidy payments. Yet, only a tiny fraction of the farm bill funding goes to programs that support healthy fruits and vegetables.