The Nation: “Whither the Occupation?”

The Nation magazine mentioned (and stuck a new name on) the weekend conference co-sponsored by the downtown Political Science department and the New York City branch of the national “Netroots” organization, which promotes the use of social media in liberal politics. Said the report: “Organizers are less focused on actions at the moment and instead concentrating on movement-building through workshops—like the ‘Unoccupy’ conference held on December 18 at Pace University. There, Occupiers engaged in various activities and thought experiments meant to generate a robust conversation around Occupy’s future.”

 

The Nation magazine mentioned (and stuck a new name on) the weekend conference co-sponsored by the downtown Political Science department and the New York City branch of the national “Netroots” organization, which promotes the use of social media in liberal politics. Said the report: “Organizers are less focused on actions at the moment and instead concentrating on movement-building through workshops—like the ‘Unoccupy’ conference held on December 18 at Pace University. There, Occupiers engaged in various activities and thought experiments meant to generate a robust conversation around Occupy’s future.” Read the full story. Read the news release.

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