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World Gathering Patches Now Available; All Roads Lead to Wall Street

September 15, 2012
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World Gathering Patches Now Available; All Roads Lead to Wall Street

Packing up for OWS 1 year anniversary in NYC! In the meantime if you want any Autonomous Playhouse or 2012 World Gathering patches, send requests to swampzine (at) gmail.com    

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Loads of Press Links from the Tampa World Gathering

September 13, 2012
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Strange how so many groups with good messages did not take the opportunity to come to Tampa this summer – Food Not Bombs certainly benefited greatly from the hordes of under-stimulated press that descended on West Florida from all over the world. In case you missed them, here’s some highlights: Just one of a...

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FNB vs. RNC!

September 11, 2012
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FNB vs. RNC!

What an epic time was had at the Food Not Bombs World Gathering – with representatives from all over Florida, other states, and even a couple from other countries contributing to an amazing time. While thousands of people seemed to forget all about the Republican National Convention, FNB’ers and Occupiers toughed it out for...

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In Just 7 Days – The 2012 World Gathering!

August 14, 2012
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Final preparations are all this weekend at Voice of Freedom Park with Occupy Tampa for the FNB World Gathering, to take place the 20th-26th in Tampa! The Official Food Not Bombs 2012 World Gathering Schedule Monday, August 20th 10 am | Brunch @ Voice of Freedom Park 11 am | Workshop: Central Activist Issues in...

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World Gathering Less Than A Month Away!

July 24, 2012
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World Gathering Less Than A Month Away!

 That’s right: August 20th, the first day of the Food Not Bombs World Gathering is just around the corner! We’re hard at work in Tampa planning all entertainment, education, and other events that will be taking places during that week in the Tampa Bay area. Above all, though, we are working on gathering the...

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Media Using Suspected Police Informants to Smear Tampa FNB & Occupy Activists

June 25, 2012
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Media Using Suspected Police Informants to Smear Tampa FNB & Occupy Activists

As the days move closer to the Food Not Bombs World Gathering and the March on the Republican National Convention, mainstream media attention on the planning for these events in Tampa has significantly increased. However rather than focus on people who are facilitating the sharing of food for thousands of people or peaceful demonstrations,...

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The Autonomous Playhouse Tour Begins Friday in Fort Lauderdale

May 24, 2012
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Fort Lauderdale Food Not Bombs is picking up its sharings and radical puppet shows and hitting the road…wish us well as we head West with our waste vegetable oil converted school bus this summer, and we’ll see everyone back in Tampa for the FNB World Gathering! Read more about the Fest from the local...

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The State of The Rights of The Homeless Today

May 8, 2012
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No More Nukes in Japan.

May 7, 2012
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No More Nukes in Japan.

Today marks a victory of sorts for the struggle in which Food Not Bombs was originally born – Japan is now nuclear energy free. Not nuclear radiation free, of course, and that’s what makes this not feel quite like a celebration. The effects of the Fukushima meltdown and subsequent radioactive pollution of the land,...

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A Review of May Day in South Florida

May 3, 2012
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A Review of May Day in South Florida

Welcome to another withering criticism of a large-scale Occupy Miami event! Just kidding…actually for the first time in a long time it felt like Miami and Fort Lauderdale had as much going on as an area with a population of over 5 million deserves. May Day in Miami started with a march starting down...

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