Occupy San Diego has abandoned the OWS model of direct democracy and is registering voters without seeking consensus.
After we were evicted, no tents or tables were allowed. Yesterday an Occupier who is a Democratic Party organizer and former Congressional candidate, set up a table to register voters and was arrested for the table, not for registering voters. Democrats claimed he was arrested for registering voters.
Canvass for a Cause came to GA and said they'll set up a table to register voters tomorrow and urged everyone to register to vote. It was announced on Facebook by another SD Occupier, Mike Garcia, as an official Occupy San Diego action, but consensus had neither been sought nor achieved. Mike says he supports "representative self-governance" and doesn't see any contradiction in that phrase.
I don't do Facebook. I'm @fubarista on Twitter. I do see a difference between representative government and self-governance. To me it is the difference between tyranny and