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The General Assembly: Direct Democracy at Last

A General Assembly meets in Burlington’s Battery Park
One of the facilitators writes a brief script before the meeting

A facilitator embraces her role as time-keeper for the meeting

A member of the General Assembly listens intently
The facilitators discuss how to proceed through a difficult discussion

Members of the General Assembly listen to a proposal from a Working Group

The designated time-keeper emphatically keeps the discussion on topic

A host of occupiers prepare free food off-site for the General Assembly
Free Thanksgiving food is delivered (by whatever means available) to the General Assembly