Monthly Archives: January 2012

DAWG Meeting Minutes – 01/30/12

January 30, 2012 Start:  2:10 PM End:  4:00 PM Regular meeting Agenda items      Debrief of Solidarity Sunday March (Oakland March J29)      May Day mapmaking      Advanced Street Tactics training      May Day planning      Jail Support      Announcements Intros      Everyone went around to state their […]

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DAWG Meeting Minutes – 01/24/12

- Because this was a small meeting, instead of splitting into breakout groups we just took every proposed breakout group as an agenda point and discussed it as a whole group. 1. Idiotarod – it’s a shopping cart race through the city happening this Saturday.  If you want to help organize a cart, contact christineoheron@gmail.com. […]

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Archives wants the goods

In the little over four months that #OccupyWallStreet has been a hub for activist actions, DA has been involved in several actions. Like it or not, these actions bring massive attention and possibly support to this global movement fighting oppression. So in the spirit of drafting the books of history so that fifty years from […]

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#occupywallstreet welcomes Obama to The Apollo

At 6pm approximately 100 protesters from Occupy Harlem and Occupy Wall Street gathered opposite The Apollo Theater in Harlem where The President was to fund raise. As always, the people’s President was not visible to the people waiting outside to either greet or protest him. However, the press took notice and the message was made […]

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DAWG Meeting Minutes 1.12.2012

Reportbacks 1st May Day (possible general strike) meeting: 40 or so peeps. Worked on definitions of a general strike; goals; inreach & outreach (WGs, immigrants, unions, CBOs, etc). Want to build for huge May Day. Next meeting J14 (Sat.), 1pm, Judson Church. point of info: there’s a non-OWS general strike group who had a meeting– […]

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DAWG Meeting Minutes – 01/13/12

Report Backs 1.    Sunday visioning meeting report back. 2.    Ending Bank of America meetings are progressing. Interest is growing. Agenda Proposal for setting Sunday’s agenda. Saturday 1pm meeting. Announce it through the email list. Friendly amendment. Whoever is at the Satuday meeting send out emails about the agenda.  Concerns about having meeting in Manhattan. Will […]

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DAWG Meeting Minutes – 01/12/12

Reportbacks 1st May Day (possible general strike) meeting: 40 or so peeps. Worked on definitions of a general strike; goals; inreach & outreach (WGs, immigrants, unions, CBOs, etc). Want to build for huge May Day. Next meeting J14 (Sat.), 1pm, Judson Church. point of info: there’s a non-OWS general strike group who had a meeting– […]

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DAWG Meeting Minutes – 01/09/12

Reportbacks: Spanish Assembly – putting out a call for immigrants general strike for May Day. Pretty far along in process. Newspaper in spanish. No intention to translate to english. Occupy for campus – Improv Everywhere & OWS occupied subways in Underwear.  Addition: started a GA in Union Square. Took off. Over 1000 people joined. Most […]

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MINUTES FROM DIRECT ACTION 6-MONTH STRATEGY SESSION – 1/8/12

DIRECT ACTION 6-MONTH STRATEGIC PLANNING SESSION – 1/8/12 Agenda 1. Intro/Meeting agreements (5 minutes) 2. Strategic priorities (5 min) 3. Reflection (30) 4. Future Brainstorm (45) 5. Comparing Ideas and Strategic Priorities 6. What Gets Us There/Capacity (60) 7. Targets 8.Facilitators for next weeks meeting   2. Review Strategic Priorities Grow and include Center marginalized […]

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DAWG Meeting Minutes 01/05/12

Introduction of Greeter role into the group ~the role of the greeter will be to talk to people who are either late to a meeting or unfamiliar with the group process ~for example, when a greeter sees that someone is asking a question that has already been answered, they will approach the person and talk […]

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