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Work 4 Peace,Hold All Life Sacred,Eliminate Violence! For now, I’ve returned from my Joiyssey to participate in the "revolution":I’ve been at many Occupy sites across the country:1st in D.C. Freedom Plaza I faced & challenged racism/white supremacy, sexism/patriarchy, classism, heterosexism & eventually was kicked off the island; then I offered workshops as I drove to CA:“Anti-Racism Geared for White Occupiers”; “NO DRONES” "Successes and Pitfalls of OWS"

Monday, December 05, 2011

From Occupy to Occupy: Atlanta to Oakland

I am going to attempt to connect with lots of (un)Occupies from Atlanta to Oakland. I want to check out what is happening, cull the good ideas and successful actions, spread the anti-racist word, connect with womonists/feminists, and see if people are interested in gathering in D.C. beginning March 8th.

If you are participating in any of these (un)Occupies and want to arrange for a Racism Awareness Workshop geared for white occupiers and/or an Everything You've Never Wanted to Know about Drones Workshop, just let me know. Email or call 404-853-9990

Here is my tentative schedule starting Wednesday, December 7th:

Atlanta to Huntsville – 4 hours
1) 12/7 Wednesday afternoon Huntsville

Huntsville to Birmingham – 2 hours
2) 12/7 Wednesday nite Birmingham

Birmingham to Mobile – 4 hours
3) 12/8 Thursday early am Mobile

Mobile to Biloxi/Gulfport – 1 hour 20 minutes
4) 12/8 Thursday am Biloxi/Gulfport

Gulfport to New Orleans – 1.5 hours
5) 12/8 Thursday afternoon New Orleans

New Orleans to Jackson – 3 hours
6) 12/9 Friday noon Jackson

Jackson to Shreveport – 4 hours
7) 12/9 Friday eve Shreveport

Shreveport to Texarkana – 1 hr, 20 min
8) 12/10 Saturday amTexarkana

Texarkana to Dallas – 3 hours
9) 12/10 Saturday afternoon Dallas

Dallas to Ft Worth – 1 hour
10) 12/10 Saturday evening Ft Worth

Ft Worth to Austin – 3 hours
11) 12/11 Sunday morning Austin

Austin to Houston – 3 hours
13) 12/12 Monday SHUT DOWN HOUSTON ports

Houston to Abilene – 7 hours
14) 12/13 TuesdayAbilene

Abilene to Lubbock – 3 hours
15) 12/14 Wednesday am Lubbock

Lubbock to Amarillo – 2 hours
16) 12/14 Wednesday pm Amarillo

Amarillo to Albuquerque
17) 12/15 Thursday am Albuquerque

So that's all I have thus far. PLEASE feel free to contribute to help me make this trip. I was unable to secure the work I needed to pay for the veggie oil and/or biodiesel to make it home. Also, if you know of any waste veggie oil or biodiesel along my beaten path, please let me know.

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