After being driven from their weeks-long camping settlement in downtown Portland, many Occupy Portland participants rallied at Pioneer Square Monday night to reflect on the weeks of protest, marches and demonstrations and now, where it all should lead. Many other Occupy groups around the country are feeling the same way, wondering how to take the message to and from the people as a next step in their movement to change what they call a bought and sold Congress and a national financial system gone rogue.
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Meanwhile Occupy Newport participants have already begun organizing themselves into a more diverse and sophisticated structure that assigns duties to various Occupy Newport subcommittees. Some ensure the message to the public remains clear and that internally the group remains on task and coordinated with other Occupy organizations. Those seeking more information on Occupy Newport can contact them on their Facebook page. Click here.